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Roger Bannister

Post by eastcoastclaret » Sun Mar 04, 2018 2:25 pm

Sad to see another great British sporting hero has passed away today. I still think it’s incredible that the man ran essentially as a hobby. Parkinson’s is terrible.

Sir Roger Bannister: First person to run a mile in under four minutes dies at 88 http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/athletics/43273249" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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Re: Roger Bannister

Post by Noni » Sun Mar 04, 2018 2:38 pm

Sad news indeed. RIP Roger... :(
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Post by Neville Bartos » Sun Mar 04, 2018 4:01 pm

A genuine sporting legend. RIP.
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Post by Brookbonds73 » Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:58 am

With all the bollocks and sheer greed flying around at the moment. It was nice to here some sincerity from people that knew him and what he was about.
Sad news indeed. R.I.P Roger.
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Re: Roger Bannister

Post by Herbiehammer » Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:18 pm

Roger Bannister! Sounds like a weird hobby to me
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