"It never fails to surprise me the ways in which people seek to earn money, or the lengths they will go to do so. While not everyone is guilty of this, a certain percentage of the general populace is notorious for their unrestrained greed.
The Victory Festival affair made this quite clear. After all, I doubt anyone would have expected so much trouble over a simple footrace. Despite that, it did actually occur, and it fell to me to finally resolve the matter."