Beginning our 8th year and over 3000 pages. A blog for fans of Track and Field from the 1950's and 60's, culled from various articles in sports journals of the day with added commentaries from readers who lived and ran and coached in that era.
We're the equivalent of an American Legion post of Track and Field but without cheap beer. You may contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or write a comment at the end of a given posting.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
V 7 N. 65 Jarvis Scott, 1968 Olympic 400 Finalist R.I.P.
Jarvis Scott, 1968 Mexico City Women's 400 finalist passed away this week. After years of running at the international level, she went into coaching at Texas Tech in Lubbock. Her bio is listed on the Lubbockonline website.