John quickly found out his double-jointed tibia just wasn't made for long jumping.
John's horrid accident marked the last time his coach ever told him to 'break a leg.'
mike, is that real?
Yep. That's former LSU long jump record holder and current Nike agent, Llewellyn Starks….a tib-fib fracture at the moment of takeoff.
did he ever run, at least competitively, again?
milk builds strong bones
The real life version of Stretch Armstrong!