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It is the inspiration of the Olympic Games that drives people not only to compete but to improve, and to bring lasting spiritual and moral benefits to the athlete and inspiration to those lucky enough to witness the athletic dedication. ---->>>

Training was a time where resolutions made in the enthusiasm of an inspired moment were put to personal test. ---->>>

The greatest stimulator of my running career was fear. ---->>>


Nationality: Australian
Born: 02-25, 1938
Birthplace: Subiaco, Western Australia
Occupation: Athlete

Herbert James Elliott AC MBE (born 25 February 1938) is a former Australian athlete and one of the world's greatest middle distance runners of his era. In August 1958 he set the world record in the mile run, clocking 3:54.5, 2.7 seconds under the record held by Derek Ibbotson; later in the month he set the 1500 metres world record, running 3 (wikipedia)