The main reason I wanted to be successful was to get out of the ghetto. My parents helped direct my path.
Delorez Florence Griffith-Joyner a.k.a. Flo-Jo (December 21, 1959 September 21, 1998) was an American athlete, still holder of the World Records in the 100 m and 200 m as of 2005. She was the wife of track star Al Joyner and the sister-in-law of Jackie Joyner-Kersee.