They looked like strong women athletes, and that is a victory in itself.
She is the first Belgian woman athlete ever to break a world record.
She has all the physical abilities of a great woman athlete, but she's still a lady.
And it was also the first gold in 10 years for Chinese women athletes' at the world championships.
Now she wants to get into public relations to raise the profile of women athletes.
They also hope to build on the emergence of women athletes and fans.
One tactic was to set up a system of medical supervision for all women athletes.
In the meantime, some of the American women athletes were escaping out the front door.
She wasn't just the best woman athlete in America.
She was the best European woman athlete running 1500 m in two consecutive years 2002 and 2003.