10)The clock doesn’t work properly
9)I thought there was a false start so I didn’t start running until it was too late
8)The starter was too quick
7)The starter was too slow
6)The track was too soft
5)The photo finish does not work
4)My leg was sore
3)The runner in the lane next to me was hitting me
2) I didn’t hear the gun
1) I stopped running because I mixed up the finish lines.
Do you have any comments or have you heard other excuses, don’t hesitate to contact me.