1. Michelle Jenneke, hurdler, performs an exuberant dance routine right before starting a race.
  2. Jason Terry, NBA basketball player, sleeps in the opposing team’s official uniform shorts the night before games.
  3. Wade Boggs, Hall of Fame baseball player, always drew “chai” (Hebrew word for life) in the dirt before coming up to bat.
  4. Bruce Gardiner, NHL hockey player, dipped his hockey stick in the toilet before each game to “show it who was boss.”
  5. Chrissie Wellington, world Ironman champion, wrote Rudyard Kipling’s inspirational poem “If” on her water bottles before a race.

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