"I really don't know how many offers we have," Wallach claimed.
If everything works out all right, we should be ahead after it's all over." Following a rainstorm on the second day, Jenner watched teammate Fred Dixon get injured in the 110 meter hurdles, By that point, victory was virtually assured, but it remained to be seen by how much Jenner would improve the record.I went into that competition knowing that would be the last time I would ever do this." As a result of winning the Olympic decathlon, Jenner became a national hero and received the James E.Sullivan Award as the top amateur athlete in the United States and was also named the Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year in 1976.Her name and gender change became official on September 25, 2015. Needing to make up a 19-second gap on Gough in the men's 1500 metres, Jenner qualified for the Olympic team by running a fast final lap, finishing 22 seconds ahead of the other runners.(Video on You Tube @) This prompted the Eugene Register-Guard to ask: "Who's Jenner?Jenner set a new personal best time and won the gold medal with a world-record score of 8,618 points.