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Mary Decker - Quotes

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I've always got such high expectations for myself. I'm aware of them, but I can't relax them. ---->>>

I can jog, but I can't run. That's hard for me. I like the fact that I can jog for fitness, but to me there's a huge difference between jogging and running.

I can jog, but I can't run. That's hard for me. I like the fact that I can jog for fitness, but to me there's a huge difference between jogging and running.

I can't complain about my life. I have a really nice life. I have a great family and I live in a gorgeous part of the country. ---->>>

I've never felt that I was less of an athlete or not accomplished athletically because I didn't win an Olympic medal. It's definitely something I would have liked to have added to my resume, but at the same time I think I can look back at my athletic career and feel that I was one of the best. ---->>>

We have a lot of property and we take care of it mostly ourselves, so that's what I spend a lot of time doing, which I love because I'm outside. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 08-04, 1958
Birthplace: Bunnvale, New Jersey, U.S.
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Occupation: Athlete
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Mary Teresa Slaney (formerly Tabb, née Decker; born August 4, 1958) is a retired American middle-distance runner. During her career, she won gold medals in the 1500 meters and 3000 meters at the 1983 World Championships, and was the world record holder in the mile, 5000 meters and 10,000 meters. In total, she set 17 official and unofficial world records, including being the first woman in history to run less than 4:20 for the mile (wikipedia)