Video: Olympic sprinter loses race against Brian the Robot
OLYMPIC sprinter Adam Gemili warmed up with his first race of the season against an opponent not normally used to a race track.
Gemili’s opponent was a Robot named Brian, who showed that humans are no match when it comes to man against machine.
After to getting off to a flying start, the Olympic sprinter looked like he was in control. However, Brian sped ahead to take the lead and the win while cheering ‘winning’ with an incredible time of 10.1 seconds.
The race came about when Brian tweeted Gemili to propose a race and they have been tweeting back and forth since.
London sprinter Adam Gemili sent his twitter followers a picture from the race, describing it as ‘a great race and so much fun’.