Were Calabar selfish in running Christopher Taylor in a World Champs year?

By Sports Desk April 01, 2019

Calabar High School track & field captain Christopher Taylor has been reported to have been slightly hurt before entering the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys' and Girls' Athletics Championship. That injury forced, not just a premature end to his final Champs at high school, but he lost some of the lustre of his legacy as one of the winningest athletes to ever grace the event. In addition, Taylor has said he wants to be on the national team to the World Championships this year. Were Calabar not looking at the bigger picture when they allowed him to run?

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