Tag: Brendan Foster
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The British distance running great is recognised for services to international and national sport and culture in North East EnglandRead More
The British distance running great reflects on his Commonwealth Games 1500m bronze, 50 years on from that successful debut international performance in ScotlandRead More
Coronavirus has caused the cancellation of the British distance running great’s flagship Great North Run but his athlete mentality has helped put things into perspectiveRead More
Jim Thorpe, 1912 Olympic decathlon and pentathlon winner, was forced to return his medals after being declared a 'professional' for playing minor league baseball. #OnThisDay in 1983, justice finally arrived when the gold medals were presented to his family.
Great to see so many 🏴 Athletes in the 2020 UK Merit Rankings ➡️
@JoshGriffRun @PiersCopeland1 @OsianDwyfor @mcourtneybryant @charlottearter @cockram_natasha @adelenicoll Heather Lewis ⬇️ https://twitter.com/AthleticsWeekly/status/1350917346962112521
Top UK merit rankings for 2020 are now available on our website.
Statistician Peter Matthews' assessment of British athlete form and achievements 👉
Men's events: https://athleticsw.com/UK-merit-2020-M
Women's events: https://athleticsw.com/UK-merit-2020-W