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From the Vault – Commonwealth Games: 1950 British Empire Games - Marathon

  • Sunday 1 Apr

G Arthur Lydiard features in this wonderful look at the marathon event that sees the runners traversing an almost unrecognisable Auckland city, the only familiar sight is the pouring rain which drenches athletes and spectators alike. As the runners pass cows on the roadside in Onehunga, keep a watch out for the little dog that follows the Marathon leaders.

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Commonwealth Games: 1950 British Empire Games - Marathon
  • Sunday 1 Apr
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