Tag: Roger Bannister
Posted by Matt Long | May 6, 2020
Posted by Athletics Weekly | May 6, 2020
Sir Roger Bannister’s iconic achievement 66 years ago today is recalled by Tim Brennan and analysed by Matt LongRead More
Continuing a series featuring AW content from years gone by, here is our original report of Bannister’s historic featRead More
Could super shoes cost athletes an Olympic medal?
Some believe new thicker-soled shoes may have contributed to World Half falls. Is there danger of the same risk in Tokyo?
Have a read and a listen and then join the discussion.
This tweet has got us thinking 🤔
Which athletes impressed you in athletics before they went on to excel in another sport?
Briton James Knox, doing well in cycling’s Giro d’Italia, and 10th in yesterday’s stage, won the 2009 under-13 National Cross Country title at Parliament Hill from Max Nicholls. Current 1500m/3000m star James West was 49th. @JamesKnoxx @BritishCycling