South Florida track star Jeffrey Julmis honored to represent Haiti in Olympics

 

U.S.-born hurdler Jeffrey Julmis will compete for Haiti – his parents’ homeland – at the London Olympics. "I’ve been wanting to represent Haiti ever since I was a kid. I definitely feel a special connection with the people there."

The former Kansas State 110-meter hurdles national champion and Fort Lauderdale High School All-American, hopes his personal turnaround can lift the spirits of a Haitian nation rebuilding following a devastating earthquake two years ago.

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