Radio NZ History of Sport (Part 1) (2000)
Updated at 10:00 am on 1 November 2011
Originally aired on Jack Perkins Retrospective, Tuesday 20 January 2009
Drawn from the 10 part series 'Resounding Radio' tracing the history of radio in New Zealand and broadcast in 2000. From the earliest days sports broadcasters exploited radio's immediacy. Add advances in technology and talkback, and sport becomes a hugely popular radio mainstay.