Kōrero: Amateurism and professionalism

Caledonian Games, Napier, 1908

Caledonian Games, Napier, 1908

No. 13 leads the half-mile handicap during the 1908 Caledonian games in Napier. The event was won by W. G. Harding in 1 minute 57.2 seconds. Although these competitions were nominally amateur, prize money was often openly offered.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Reference: AWNS-19080305-16-4

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Geoff Watson, 'Amateurism and professionalism - The rise of amateurism', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/37997/caledonian-games-napier-1908 (accessed 12 April 2024)

He kōrero nā Geoff Watson, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013