Sunday, October 26, 2008
Remember Zola Budd?
Zola Budd Pieterse, 42, a South African runner who once held the world record for 5K and was a 2-time world cross country champion, is now living in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina attempting a comeback as a masters runner. She is best known for running her races barefoot and tangling up with Mary Slaney in the LA 1984 Olympic 3,000 meter final. runnersworld.com. Zola is entered in the New York Marathon.