Several of Track and Field’s superstars delivered spellbinding feats, including world record performances, at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. For many sporting fans, their performances were the highlight of the Olympic Games.
Indisputably, track and field is the cornerstone of every summer Olympics and its megastars are the pillars of the Games. Truthfully, several track and field megastars – including world record holders and Olympic champions – were absent from Rio this year due to injury, doping suspensions and qualification failures. Nevertheless, the sport’s biggest stars in Rio shone brightly at this the biggest stage.