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Sprinter Allyson Felix enjoys slow time

Updated: September 6, 2012, 12:36 PM ET
By Lindsay Berra | ESPN The Magazine

Sept. 4 was the last big day in a long summer of big days for American sprinter Allyson Felix. On Tuesday morning, Felix was named a finalist for the Women's Sports Foundation's Sportswoman of the Year award, along with tennis star Serena Williams, swimmer Missy Franklin, gymnast Gabrielle Douglas and skier Lindsey Vonn. On Tuesday afternoon, she won her final 200-meter race of the season, running a meet-record 22.35 seconds at the IAAF World Challenge in Zagreb, Croatia, to defeat Jamaica's ...

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