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Medal Memories: Filbert Bayi, Christchurch 1974

Our Medal Memories series returns with an exclusive interview with legendary Tanzanian runner, Filbert Bayi.

Looking back at the Christchurch 1974 Commonwealth Games, Filbert talks us through his jaw-dropping 1500m performance – where he revolutionised the race forever. Filbert continues to hold the 1500m Commonwealth record, an incredible four decades on.

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