Cool Runnings

There are certain films that are only played around Christmas time: Beethoven, Home Alone, most of the Pixar creations, and of course Cool Runnings!

The story behind the latter, as we all know, is the theory that sprinters would make the best bobsledders due to the speed required on the push start.  Now however, we see evidence supporting this, from rugby sevens!

Introducing Carlin Isles – 5’8″, 72kg, and only started playing rugby 12 weeks before this clip was filmed.  What I haven’t told you is that he runs the 100m in 10.31 seconds, and is in the top 40 sprinters in the USA.  This could start a trend, and video gamers may take to Wimbledon, or enlisting in the army…


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