Nigeria's Idara Otu (middle), track and field, will run in the semifinals of the 4x400 meters on August 10. She is a two-time All-American who ran at Stanford and is a Nigerian-American. She lived in Brooklyn before going to Stanford and graduating in 2009. Last time Nigeria won a medal in the event was a silver medal in 1996. You can follow Idara's London experience by visiting her blog.
Q. What’s your inspiration as an athlete?
As an individual and as an athlete, I put a lot of faith and trust in God...