IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- OCTOBER 20, 1968- KIP KEINO DEFEATS JIM RYUN IN THE 1500 METRES/ MAMO WOLDE WINS THE MARATHON

It was fifty years ago today- October 20, 1968 at the Mexico City Olympics- in one of the most anticipated events in the ’68 games- the 1500 metre race- Kenya’s […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- OCTOBER 16, 1968- THE CONTROVERSIAL CARLOS- SMITH HUMAN RIGHTS SALUTE ON THE OLYMPIC PODIUM AFTER 200 METRE FINAL

  It was fifty years ago today- October 16, 1968- one of the moments that the 1968 Mexico City Games is best remembered for- and its most controversial moment. In […]

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