T&FT Rewind No. 37 – Abrahams & Liddell

The Paris 1924 Olympics saw both Harold Abrahams and Eric Liddell triumph unexpectedly in the 100m and 400m events to later be immortalised in the film “Chariots of Fire”.  Abrahams went on to become an institution within British Athletics as an administrator but the more self effacing Liddell died as a missionary in a Japanese internment camp in China in 1945.


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