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Suzy Hamilton & the Mobil Invitational

On February 6, 1994, Olympic runner Suzy Hamilton competed in the Mobil Invitational track meet in Virginia. "Runners needed to complete eight laps to win the mile. That concept eluded Hamilton, who sprinted past the competition at the end of lap seven, then stunned the crowd by doing a Deion Sanders-style victory jig. That every other runner was still doing Mach 3 as they burned by alerted Hamilton that something was wrong. But, by then, she was three time zones behind and didn't even bother to rejoin the race."
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