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The Olympics On the Record
The Olympics On the Record

Distance Runner Barthel's Late Push Earns Gold

Luxembourg middle-distance runner Josy Barthel put his country on the map and into the record books at the Olympic Games Helsinki 1952.

The Olympics On the Record
The Olympics On the Record

Distance Runner Barthel's Late Push Earns Gold

Luxembourg middle-distance runner Josy Barthel put his country on the map and into the record books at the Olympic Games Helsinki 1952.