12 Oct 2012

The Vault - Peter Snell

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:20 pm on 12 October 2012

There are not many people honoured in our country by Bronze statues. But one New Zealand runner has received such an honour in not one - but two different towns in recent years. Deb Nation delves into the Sound Archives to recall the rise of a young sporting sensation called Peter Snell, who fifty years ago was  breaking records repeatedly.