A family is the most precious treasure you could ever have in your whole life. They are the one who will always be there through ups and downs; when everyone is no longer around, and everyone threw us away, except them.
Brownlee brothers have shown what family really means. Jonathan, 26, and Alistair, 28, have joined at the World Triathlon Series in Cozumel, Mexico, on Sunday, and the two were both on their way to winning the first and second rank of the competition. Jonathan was about to win the first place, Alistair was after him, when he can no longer manage to run due to enervation.
It was about 1000 meters or less to go when he stopped and started to break-down. His brother Alistair came to wrapped his arms around him and they run together to continue the race up to the finish line.
Henri Schoeman of South Africa past both of them in the progress and Alistair, together with Jonathan, were coping-up. Alistair knew he had no chance to win a medal for the overall season based on his points throughout the race, while his brother entered the final race of the season in second. When they got to the finish line, he gently pushed his brother Jonathan to cross the line after him. Jonathan fell down and were given medical attention. They then get the second and third rank for the race.
After the competition, Jonathan has been admitted to the hospital for recovery. He posted a thanking message to Alistair for the incredible loyalty he showed on twitter, with a happy photo while on his hospital bed.
— Jonathan Brownlee (@jonny_brownlee) September 19, 2016
Such a wonderful relationship of brothers!
They only show that blood will always tickle its connecting veins.