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William Crothers runs to silver

William Crothers runs to silver

October 16, 1964.

Middle distance runner William Crothers wins silver in the 800m at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad in Tokyo. No Canadian athlete has won an Olympic medal in this event since.

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