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PhysOrg
Rio gold medal run was one of the best ever – according to statisticiansrun is ranked as the 20th best male performance of all time. The second best m
Rio gold medal run was one of the best ever – according to statisticians
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
run is ranked as the 20th best male performance of all time. The second best male track performance ever was by Australian Ron Clarke, who improved his own record in the 10,000 metres by 39 seconds in 1965. Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt... Read more
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The Courier
Runners help each other as both fall in Rio's very own Landy-Clarke momentdown again. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Lan
Runners help each other as both fall in Rio's very own Landy-Clarke moment
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
down again. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke in 1956, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. "Someone had to go help her," Hamblin... Read more
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The North West Star
Runners help each other as both fall in Rio's very own Landy-Clarke momentdown again. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Lan
Runners help each other as both fall in Rio's very own Landy-Clarke moment
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
down again. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke in 1956, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. "Someone had to go help her," Hamblin... Read more
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The Age
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have fadedfound in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8.
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have faded
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
found in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8. Australian National Championships, 1956 Ron Clarke falls over in front of John Landy at the Australian National Championships in 1956. Photo: The Age Sometimes... Read more
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WA Today
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have fadedfound in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8.
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have faded
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
found in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8. Australian National Championships, 1956 Ron Clarke falls over in front of John Landy at the Australian National Championships in 1956. Photo: The Age Sometimes... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have fadedfound in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8.
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have faded
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
found in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8. Australian National Championships, 1956 Ron Clarke falls over in front of John Landy at the Australian National Championships in 1956. Photo: The Age Sometimes... Read more
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Canberra Times
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have fadedfound in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8.
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have faded
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
found in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8. Australian National Championships, 1956 Ron Clarke falls over in front of John Landy at the Australian National Championships in 1956. Photo: The Age Sometimes... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have fadedfound in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8.
Some sporting moments live on in memory long after the results have faded
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
found in his blood and urine and Lewis was named the new gold medal winner. 8. Australian National Championships, 1956 Ron Clarke falls over in front of John Landy at the Australian National Championships in 1956. Photo: The Age Sometimes... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Olympic spirit' displayed after fall on track in Rio(Rio time) when both athletes crashed to the track. In an act which conjured u
'Olympic spirit' displayed after fall on track in Rio
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
(Rio time) when both athletes crashed to the track. In an act which conjured up memories of John Landy helping the fallen Ron Clarke back on his feet at Melbourne's Olympic Park in 1956, D'Agostino assisted Hamblin up off the track but the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympicsof the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John La
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympics
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
of the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke in 1956, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. The moment in 1956: John Landy jumps over a... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympicsof the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John La
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympics
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
of the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke in 1956, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. The moment in 1956: John Landy jumps over a... Read more
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The Age
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympicsof the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John La
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympics
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
of the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke in 1956, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. The moment in 1956: John Landy jumps over a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympicsof the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John La
'Someone had to go help her': Runners come to each other's aid as both fall at Olympics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
of the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke in 1956, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. The moment in 1956: John Landy jumps over a... Read more
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WA Today
American runner stops to wait for Kiwi after both fall at Olympicsof the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John La
American runner stops to wait for Kiwi after both fall at Olympics
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
of the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke in 1956, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. The moment in 1956: John Landy jumps over a... Read more
258 related stories
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Olympic spirit' displayed after fall on track in Rio(Rio time) when both athletes crashed to the track. In an act which conjured u
'Olympic spirit' displayed after fall on track in Rio
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
(Rio time) when both athletes crashed to the track. In an act which conjured up memories of John Landy helping the fallen Ron Clarke back on his feet at Melbourne's Olympic Park in 1956, D'Agostino assisted Hamblin up off the track but the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke momentof the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John La
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke moment
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
of the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. The moment in 1956: John Landy jumps over a fallen Ron... Read more
258 related stories
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The Age
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke momentof the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John La
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke moment
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
of the pair. She urged Hamblin to go on, but in a moment reminiscent of John Landy's immortalised hand to fellow Australian Ron Clarke, the Kiwi waited for the American before setting off again. The moment in 1956: John Landy jumps over a fallen Ron... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke momentIt was Rio's John Landy-Ron Clarke moment when racing came second to decency.
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke moment
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
It was Rio's John Landy-Ron Clarke moment when racing came second to decency. Half way through the women's 5000m heat the pack bunched and New Zealand runner Nicki Hamblin checked her stride. Nikki Hamblin stopped to check on American runner Abbey... Read more
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WA Today
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke momentIt was Rio's John Landy-Ron Clarke moment when racing came second to decency.
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke moment
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
It was Rio's John Landy-Ron Clarke moment when racing came second to decency. Half way through the women's 5000m heat the pack bunched and New Zealand runner Nicki Hamblin checked her stride. Nikki Hamblin stopped to check on American runner Abbey... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke momentIt was Rio's John Landy-Ron Clarke moment when racing came second to decency.
Rio 2016 Olympics: This was a John Landy-Ron Clarke moment
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
It was Rio's John Landy-Ron Clarke moment when racing came second to decency. Half way through the women's 5000m heat the pack bunched and New Zealand runner Nicki Hamblin checked her stride. Nikki Hamblin stopped to check on American runner Abbey... Read more
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The Age
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of our great runners, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of our great runners, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
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Canberra Times
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of our great runners, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of our great runners, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
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WA Today
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of our great runners, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
356 related stories
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The Age
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of the great a brilliant runner, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of the great a brilliant runner, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
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Canberra Times
Campbell sisters hit the wall - togetherthe impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Austral
Campbell sisters hit the wall - together
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
the impression given by Phelps, Olympic gold is hard won. Leisel Jones, Australia's great breaststroker, only ever won one. Ron Clarke, one of the great a brilliant runner, didn't even win that many. The Campbells had been this team's pin-ups, not... Read more
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Alaska Public
The shadow of giants: Schaeffer legacy honored in Kotzebuepotluck in the guard’s armory building on the otherside of town. The idea of n
The shadow of giants: Schaeffer legacy honored in Kotzebue
Alaska Public / Posted 16 days ago
potluck in the guard’s armory building on the otherside of town. The idea of naming the facility after Schaeffer came from Ron Clarke, a special assistant to Hummel, who believes Schaeffer embodies qualities central to both the guard and the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Greatest comebacks in Olympic historyfurious finish en route to one of the great upsets in Olympic history, winning
Greatest comebacks in Olympic history
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
furious finish en route to one of the great upsets in Olympic history, winning the 10,000m over heavily favored Australian Ron Clarke. Dave Wottle (1972) -- Another incredible Munich performance, this unranked American spent the entire 800m final... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Greatest comebacks in Olympic historyfurious finish en route to one of the great upsets in Olympic history, winning
Greatest comebacks in Olympic history
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
furious finish en route to one of the great upsets in Olympic history, winning the 10,000m over heavily favored Australian Ron Clarke. Dave Wottle (1972) -- Another incredible Munich performance, this unranked American spent the entire 800m final... Read more
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Daily Mirror
20 breathtaking pictures from Olympic opening ceremonies through the agesapartheid - a ban which wouldn't be lifted until 1992 GettyMelbourne 1956 saw
20 breathtaking pictures from Olympic opening ceremonies through the ages
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
apartheid - a ban which wouldn't be lifted until 1992 GettyMelbourne 1956 saw Australia athlete, writer and politician Ron Clarke light the Olympic Torch GettyItalian athlete Giancarlo Peris brought the Olympic flame to Rome 1960 GettyA... Read more
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WALB Albany
Albany Middle School teacher meets her new students in stylea personal moment," said Halloway. Her inspiration came from a student she met
Albany Middle School teacher meets her new students in style
WALB Albany / Posted 29 days ago
a personal moment," said Halloway. Her inspiration came from a student she met who received a golden egg when she got into Ron Clarke Academy in Atlanta. "So I said that would be so neat if I sent something to her house and then I kept thinking... Read more

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