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Start 'em running from young


French marathon runner and coach Jean-Pierre Lautredoux feels that it is best to start training children from small to run so that some of them may one day become elite runners.

French marathon runner and coach Jean-Pierre Lautredoux feels that it is best to start training children from small to run so that some of them may one day become elite runners.

MALAYSIAN sports has a lot on its plate. Apart from delivering results, the main challenges for us as a young sporting nation is having to combat drying talent pools, inaction over grassroots development and athletes unable to make a fluid progression from junior to elite to champion.

It's something that has seen more column inches in our local newspapers of late.

   

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