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What's the significance of a world record?

There's nothing like witnessing an athlete conquer a feat that nobody in history ever has. But are world records as significant as winning a world championship or Olympic gold medal? CBC Sports Anson Henry looks into this further.
There's nothing like witnessing an athlete conquer a feat that nobody in history ever has. But are world records as significant as winning a world championship or Olympic gold medal? CBC Sports Anson Henry looks into this further. 2:05