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Go 'On the Record' with Hyleas Fountain of USA Track & Field.
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You know I mean a lot to me. It is. They're really hard for him -- In 2008 when I was on the metal fan I I was trying -- because. You know I've been hit so many different world championships and the fact that and I never really done anything but to have finally let them something to represent my country. It was very emotional for. I finally got to see the flag raised for something that I had done. The right way and in the positive my. And this time around you know I've I've made some big changes in my life just. To be happy you know and I think that's gonna make them the biggest. Difference for me when I go out in the -- I. You know I've lived from one city to another city now and I have a -- -- training group it. And it's just amazing to be out on the track with other athlete. I think I got my first real memory is watching and 1990 that I'm watching that he's gonna Percy. He's always been my inspiration you know growing up -- -- -- -- leadoff. They they let you know that you know this. Being a woman you do anything that you won it. You know they've gone through trials and tribulations that I live it up -- not but they're going to be able to do you know certain things that. Just being able to look up to that like when I was a little -- whenever I get a report card something that I had to pick a person I would either -- during adversity or -- it out. -- That's just. You know those are two athlete that I really looked up to -- Throughout my career.