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Q: Sports, Track and Field ( No Answer,   2 Comments )
Subject: Sports, Track and Field
Category: Sports and Recreation > Trivia
Asked by: tribecaguy-ga
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Posted: 31 Jan 2006 18:14 PST
Expires: 02 Mar 2006 18:14 PST
Question ID: 439855
In the 1968 (possibly 1972) Olympics, one (possibly two) U.S.
sprinters overslept and missed the qualifying heats of the 100 meter
dash (possibly 200, remote possibility 400).  What were there names
and event and year?
There is no answer at this time.

Subject: Re: Sports, Track and Field
From: hardtofindbooks-ga on 31 Jan 2006 19:31 PST
Hi, it was Eddie Hart and Rey Robinson who missed the heats of the
100m at Munich in 1972. There are various accounts of what happened,
one here:
Subject: Re: Sports, Track and Field
From: tribecaguy-ga on 16 Feb 2006 12:12 PST

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