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Thursday, 5 February 2009

Robbie

On the Squad PB topic, here's some an email sent through by one of my secret sources... "For Robbie I found:

http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1086075/1/index.htm

but didn't see a time for him. Interesting to compare 1972s underfunding with todays funding/selection gripes.

John Robinson 2:15:03.6 Christchurch 01 Dec 1973 (National champ) and John Robinson 25 km 1:20:31 1979 (NZ record)

ps my source now confesses he is unsure of whether any of the above are in fact in reference to the real John Robbie

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