Amy Lyn Acuff (born July 14, 1975) is a track and field athlete from the United States. A high jump specialist, she competed in the 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games as a member of USA Track and Field. Her best Olympic performance came at the 2004 Games, where her...Wikipedia
Born: 14th July, 1975, Port Arthur, Texas, USA
Height: 6' 2" (188 cm)
It`s no fun to show up wearing the same [outfit] as the other competitors.
I`m really lucky to be here today and to get eighth-place, ... I`m one wheel short on the cart this season. It`s my take off ankle, a ligament. I thought I could mentally overcome it. It`s affecting my run-up and my take-off, so it`s been frustrating. But it`ll probably work out for me in the long run to probably have kind of a down year and come back next year. I think I would have jumped the same if it were sunny. It`s just hard to run.