Summer Stars 2012 achievements

Summer Stars 2012

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There are a maximum of 49 Summer Stars 2012 achievements worth 1,688 (1,000)

834 tracked gamers have this game, 140 have completed it (16.79%)

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Cool running in Summer Stars 2012

Cool running28 (15)

Win a 100m sprint with a Jamaican team and beat the world record (single player, normal).

  • Unlocked by 245 tracked gamers (29% - TA Ratio = 1.84) 835  

Achievement Guide for Cool running

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Achievement won on 14 Jun 12
TA Score for this game: 1,688
Posted on 14 June 12 at 08:28
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Setting a world record is quite easy. You just need to win enough gold medals in other events to unlock the skill boosts for sprinting.

Annoyingly, if you break the record it stays set across all careers. So after beating the game as the UK team, I had to delete my save to pick Jamaica.

When you have the skill boosts, breaking the record on this event is pretty easy. Start holding LT about half a second after READY.... STEADY.... and release it when the bar gets full. If you get a perfect start and then waggle that right stick (go for a tight, minimalist motion) you should break the record easily. I got 9:47 and wasn't even going all out.
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