Albie Thomas Mile at The Crest in Sydney, NSW

The Albie Thomas Mile at The Crest Athletic Track in Sydney, NSW is an event dedicated to one of Australia's greatest distance runners. There are also a number of other events including Little Athletics on the evening.

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.

Albie Thomas Mile

Crest Athletic Track, Georges Hall, Sydney, NSW
Thursday, 17 December 2015
Run/Walk1 mile & various other events - Track
Thursday, 17 December 2015

Albie Thomas Mile

Crest Athletic Track, Georges Hall, Sydney, NSW
Run/Walk1 mile & various other events - Track

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Listing created07 Dec 2015 Last updated 07 Dec 2015 Last checked 07 Dec 2015

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07 Dec 2015Created listing with link to online entry, event date: 17 Dec 2015

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