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The Remarkable Wiltshires - Another Look

 I've found a new photograph of Joseph and Catherine Wiltshire, professional pedestrians in the 1870s. I've written about them before, and here is a bit more.

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The Fastest Woman in the World

Next weekend are the national track and field championships at Newtown Park in Wellington. There will be some good racing there. Here is another FishHead piece to set the scene.

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Chasing George Smith - Dispatch from Oldham

I have been searching through the archives of England, tracking down the sporting life of George Smith. Here is my dispatch from Lancashire

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Chasing George Smith

Read all about George Smith, New Zealand's greatest-ever sport star. Well, arguably so. Certainly one of the greatest. I've been fascinated by his story for a long time, and now I've finally started to do the research. Here are some highlights. 

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