The French are not normally a Nordic Skiing Nation.
Steve Ovett, Sebastian Coe, Steve Cram - the vanguard of our cream
Cram nailed his colours to the mast and threw down the Great Pretender
Mary Decker Slaney, the world greatest front runner, I shouldn't be surprised to see her at the front
The Games have been decimated. If you take away the Eastern Bloc, you take away 50% of the medals
Coe has smashed the world record, 1:44.92 seconds has never been run easier
The American's head are on their chins a little bit at the moment
Watch the time - it gives you an indication of how fast they are running.
And the mile once again becomes the focal point where it's always been