(ANSA) – ROME, 01 DEC – “What’s better than the two gold medals in Tokyo? Repeat also in Paris 2024”: word of Marcell Jacobs.
To the Atletica TV microphones the blue sprinter talks about himself at 360 degrees with a look to the future. Jacobs, after the Olympic exploit preferred to stop (“If I had finished second I would have done all the races. And instead, back in Rome, I had a sudden drop in energy, more mental than physical”) is now projected towards the goals of the next year, starting from the indoor season that will begin at the beginning of February and will take him to the World Championships in Belgrade (18-20 March) through a program already defined, including the Indoor Absolutes in Ancona (25-27 February), first release in Italy after the Olympic triumphs.
“Bolt? He is my idol, I started athletics for him, he gave me the motivation. He has not yet responded to the challenge that I launched him to steal the flag, but I can beat him, now he has put on some bacon …” Jacobs jokes. And on the Eugene World Cup next year he says: “The Americans will want to eat me alive, but I would like to do the same with them – he says – at the Eugene World Cup in July, I want to be at 110% and I’m sure I’ll get there with all my determination of the world I have not stopped being hungry, I run to bring home many other results.
Now that I have achieved the dream of Olympic gold, all that comes after is fun “. (ANSA).
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