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1972 Munich Olympics - Marathon

Athletics - 1972 Munich Olympics - Mens Marathon
The race gets underway in the Olympiastadion, Munich, West Germany.
From left to right: the USAs Jack Bacheler (#970), Haitis Maurice Charlotin (#441), New Zealands Jack Foster (#689), Great Britains Ronald Hill (#289), Argentinas Ramon Cabrera (#6), Hungarys Ferenc Szekeres (#465), Japans Akio Usami (#569) and the USAs Frank Shorter (#1014).
Shorter went on to win the gold medal

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1972 Summer Olympic Games Games Of The Xx Olympiad Olympiapark München Olympic Stadium


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This print captures the intense start of the Men's Marathon at the 1972 Munich Olympics. The iconic Olympiastadion in Munich, West Germany, serves as the backdrop for this thrilling race. Lined up from left to right are a group of remarkable athletes representing their respective countries. Among them is Jack Bacheler from the USA (#970), Maurice Charlotin from Haiti (#441), Jack Foster from New Zealand (#689), Ronald Hill from Great Britain (#289), Ramon Cabrera from Argentina (#6), Ferenc Szekeres from Hungary (#465), Akio Usami from Japan (#569) and Frank Shorter also hailing from the USA (#1014). Little did they know that one among them would emerge victorious. Frank Shorter, with sheer determination and unwavering focus, went on to claim the coveted gold medal. This image freezes a moment filled with anticipation and adrenaline as these elite runners embark on an arduous journey towards Olympic glory. The historic significance of this event cannot be overstated; it represents not only athletic prowess but also international camaraderie and sportsmanship. Colorsport Images has expertly captured this timeless moment, allowing us to relive a piece of Olympic history through their exceptional photography skills.

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