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Rome 1960: Wilma Rudolph stormed to gold

The Olympic Games in Rome 1960 provided the defining moments of Wilma Rudolph’s extraordinary life story. She stormed to gold in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay, breaking three world records in the process. She was dubbed “The Black Gazelle” by the European press for her speed, beauty and grace.

Rome 1960: Wilma Rudolph stormed to gold

The Olympic Games in Rome 1960 provided the defining moments of Wilma Rudolph’s extraordinary life story. She stormed to gold in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay, breaking three world records in the process. She was dubbed “The Black Gazelle” by the European press for her speed, beauty and grace.