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    Speaking of good commentators, you forgot Mike...

    Speaking of good commentators, you forgot Mike Costello who provides (provided?) play-by-plays for the BBC radio (no, no, not television). He has an unique voice, clear articulation and he usually...
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    The pathway to the Olympic Park in Munich was...

    The pathway to the Olympic Park in Munich was named after her:
    https://anonw.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/dscn1581.jpg
  3. Videos of the US Olympic Trials and the AAU Outdoor Championships, 1968-1980

    Hello

    I'm looking for the stuff mentioned in the title.

    Few videos from this era have shown up on Youtube, including the 1500m race of the trials in 1968, the 800m run of 1972 and 800m of the...
  4. Zatopek, Liddell, Geb, Harold & Olga and others

    Michael Johnson, Tegla Loroupe, Eric Liddell, Emil Zatopek, Filbert Bayi and many others are featured on the historical series "Sporting Witness" on the BBC radio.

    All (so far) 308 episodes can be...
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    Tommie Smith Black Power Salute interview on the...

    Tommie Smith Black Power Salute interview on the BBC radio:
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06p0yrj
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    Sorry for the tiny font size: ...

    Sorry for the tiny font size:

    http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/newspapers/Digitised/Article/newnation19780902-1.2.70.1.aspx
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    Distance runner Johanna Peiponen will miss the...

    Distance runner Johanna Peiponen will miss the Olympics due to a stress fracture in her leg.
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    Two Finnish NRs in one meeting is quite rare,...

    Two Finnish NRs in one meeting is quite rare, bearing in mind the fact that the oldest NR (men's triple jump) is 48 years old and several others 40+.
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    These are great sources but I'm looking for a bit...

    These are great sources but I'm looking for a bit deeper results of the national championships of the UK, Germany and the USSR, for instance 6-deep of each event. Thanks anyway.
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    UK. Germany, USSR - history of NC

    Histories of the US Olympic Trials, US National Champs and the NCAA Champs are great.

    Are there similar histories (print or online, with deep results, men & women) of the National Championships of...
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    Kempele, Finland, May 21, 2016: Women's...

    Kempele, Finland, May 21, 2016:

    Women's 10,000m: Johanna Peiponen 31:42.90. A solo run at 13C/55F against the wind on the homestretch.
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    Christine Arron's kinda Bob Hayes-ish anchor leg...

    Christine Arron's kinda Bob Hayes-ish anchor leg on 4x100m in Euros 1998:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpJMyZyiEX8
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