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Burning Spear
Brian Cazeneuve
June 20, 2005
Breaux Greer does it all--from wearing war paint to trying out for The Bachelor--to make javelin a hot event
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June 20, 2005

Burning Spear

Breaux Greer does it all--from wearing war paint to trying out for The Bachelor--to make javelin a hot event

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In December producers of the TV series The Bachelor flew Greer to L.A. to try out for the show. He survived the first round of cuts but declined to return when producers told him taping would run into his track season. Having missed his chance in Athens, Greer has his sights set on Helsinki, where the javelin is a hugely popular event. "Don't get me wrong," says Greer. "I want people to know who I am. But, damn, when they talk about me, I want people to say the word champion."

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