2 Sep 2010

Peter Snell Anniversary

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:10 pm on 2 September 2010

It's the 50th anniversary of New Zealand's golden hour at the Olympics on September 2, 1960 in Rome. Peter Snell powering through to win the 800 metres gold, and then about half an hour later, his Owairaka clubmate, Murray Halberg stunned a great field to win the 5,000 metres gold.