Athletics

  • Shirley Strickland

    Shirley Strickland

    Shirley Strickland was an Australian athlete; she won more Olympic medals than any other Australian in running sports. Shirley was born, a farm girl, in 1925 – the second oldest of...

  • Roger Bannister

    Roger Bannister: The Life and Times of a Legend

    The four minute mile was an elusive ambition in the field of athletics.  It had been a target for many years but has never been recorded formally.  Then one day in...