Albie Thomas Mile

Saturday, 10 December 2016

Crest Athletic Track, Georges Hall, Sydney, NSW

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The most recent edition of this event was on 23 December 2017.

The Albie Thomas Mile at The Crest Athletic Track in Sydney, NSW on Saturday, 10 December 2016 is an event dedicated to one of Australia's greatest distance runners.

Albie Thomas broke world records, competed at three Olympic Games (Melbourne 1956, Rome 1960 and Tokyo 1964), was a dual Commonwealth Games (Cardiff 1958 and Perth 1962) medallist and later, coached and worked tirelessly for the St George Athletics Club. In 1960, Albie ran 3:58.8 to record the first sub-four minute mile on grass in NSW. Albie later lowered this record to 3:58.3.

Organiser

Bankstown Sports Athletics Club

Distances/Events

1 mile
Various other events

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This event is held at the Crest Athletic Track.

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Other events

Other editons of this event were on / will be on:
- 23 December 2017
- 10 December 2016
- 17 December 2015

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