Ms. Joyner Griffith’s style picturesJune 9, 2021 Tim WorstallSport7 CommentsFlorence Griffith Joyner’s trailblazing fashion sprints to the front with film previousElsewherenextWe can’t allow the elected folks to be democratic! 7 thoughts on “Ms. Joyner Griffith’s style pictures” dearieme June 9, 2021 at 9:28 am Who cares? What has she tweeted? Or doesn’t that matter, her being … Diogenes June 9, 2021 at 9:55 am A biopic about a runner who died at the age of 40. That’s going to be interesting. I suppose it will be interesting to see how they cover her sudden and astonishing surge in performance during the 3 year gap in her career. I guess they will ignore it Sam Vara June 9, 2021 at 11:52 am “Like those NBA stars, Griffith Joyner blurred lines between sportswear and the catwalk. She could knit, crochet and manicure” Who could ever forget that amazing 100 metre scarf she blasted out in the Seoul Olympics? moqifen June 9, 2021 at 12:07 pm i love this bit “However, since her death 10 years later, aged 38, her sporting legacy has been muddied by allegations of doping – and was subjected, according to the chair of the International Olympic Committee’s medical commission, to “all possible and imaginable analyses”. exactly what they said about Lance Armstrong of doping fame. moqifen June 9, 2021 at 12:12 pm stupidly left out the bit “despite the fact she never tested positive” Bongo June 9, 2021 at 2:28 pm This race if you can find it on youtube, with Flo-Jo on Anchor, is one of the all time greats https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Athletics_at_the_1988_Summer_Olympics_%E2%80%93_Women%27s_4_%C3%97_400_metres_relay Still the 2nd fastest ever. Quite remarkable. BraveFart June 9, 2021 at 3:04 pm Even if she did take drugs, it’s less of an advantage than allowing the 6′ 5″ self-declared female athlete formerly known as Bob to compete in women’s track races, shot putt, javelin and discus. Still, we should I suppose be grateful for the considerable mercy that we’re unlikely ever to see Carrie of Glasgow in lycra at any athletics event on TV. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.