Of course this coverage neglects The Flash, the fastest man of any race on earth:
France’s Christophe Lemaitre became the first white man to run the 100 meters in under 10 seconds when he clocked 9.98 on Friday, the French athletics federation said.
Lemaitre, 20, set his time during the French championships in Valence, southern France.
“He is the first white man to run the 100 meters in less than 10 seconds,” Jean-Philippe Manzelle, French athletics Federation press officer, told Reuters.
This is already making me uncomfortable. Are we going to administer some kind of genetic test to Lemaitre to check him for African genetic material? Does the one drop rule apply in these situations?