Big awards for Bolt, Mills

Sunday, November 25, 2012

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Usain Bolt won the IAAF World Athlete of the Year award for the gourth time yesterday while his coach Glen Mills was presented with the Coaching Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Jamaican sprinter, who defended his 100 and 200 metre gold medals at this summer's Olympic Games, had previously won the award in 2008, 2009, and 2011.

Mills, 63, server as the Jamaican national coach from 1987 to 2009, having overseen athletes to 71 World Championship and 33 Olympic medals. He currently oversees Racers Track Club. Mills was named NCAC Coach of the Year in 2008.




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