Lydiard, Arthur, 1917-2004

Master athletics coach. Born in Auckland, 1917. Held National Marathon title 1953-1955. Represented NZ at the Empire Games in 1950. Coached Peter Snell, Murray Halberg and inspired host of others. Father of jogging for fitness. Awarded OBE in 1962, and ONZ. Died 11 Dec 2004.

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Date: 1973 - 1975 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: C-132-500/522 Description: Includes cartoons about workers taking sick leave to watch sport; the pressures of HART (Halt All Racist Tours) on Prime Minister Kirk's government; Arthur L...
Date: 1962 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :Seven cartoons by Lodge on the 1962 British Empire Games and one on swimming Cook Strait. Ref: A-349-010 Description: Four scenes involving New Zealand sportsmen and reporters, all surrounded by flies. The first shows a runner attributing his success to both coach Arthur Lyd...
Date: 2004 From: Winter, Mark 1958- :[Cartoons published in the Southland Times between 23 August 2004 and 15 January 2005] Ref: A-370-083 Description: A pair of running shoes hanging on a hook. Refers to the death of noted running coach Arthur Lydiard Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s). Physical Description:...
Date: 1960 - 1963 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :[Original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1957 to 1968]. Ref: A-310-041 Description: Prime Minister Keith Holyoake on the telephone to British Prime Minister, Harold Macmillan. Holyoake is referring to the entry of New Zealanders to England, ...
Date: 1973 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-134-447 Description: This cartoon features the proposed Ministry of Sport and a comment from sports coach Arthur Lydiard that leisure should be more than beer and races. In looki...
Date: 1961 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-412 Description: Cartoon shows two policemen on a city street corner while pedestrians walk by. They discuss the new proposal to streamline the Police Force, referring to a r...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941-:Arthur Lydiard 1917-2004. Waikato Times 13 December, 2004.
Date: 2004 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. Ref: DX-014-617 Description: Depicts a desert (which apart from a line of footprints is empty) and a pair of running shoes hung up on the outside of a house. Refers to the death of runne...
Date: 1980-1987 From: McLean, Terence Power (Sir), 1913-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11459-070 Description: Not fully indexed Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 17 February 1975 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1975/0663-F Description: Athletics coach Arthur Lydiard provides advice to joggers in Anderson Park, Wellington. Photographs taken 17 February 1975 by an unidentified Evening Post st...
Members of Wellington Joggers' Club running with Arthur Lydiard
Date: 8 June 1974 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1974/3501-F Description: Members of Wellington Joggers' Club running with coach Arthur Lydiard (centre) in the grounds of Wellington College, taken 8 June 1974 by an unidentified Eve...
Date: [ca 15 Mar 1949] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-8602-35 Description: Place getters in the New Zealand Marathon Championship held circa 15 March 1949, at an unidentified location. From left to right, Arthur Lydiard, Auckland (i...
Webb, Murray, 1947- :Arthur Lydiard. [ca 21 July 2004]
Date: 2004 From: Webb, Murray, 1947- :Digital caricatures Ref: DX-001-841 Description: Caricature of Arthur Lydiard, New Zealand athletics coach and running legend. Quantity: 1 digital image(s).
Webb, Murray, 1947- :Arthur Lydiard [ca 13 December 2004]
Date: 2004 From: Webb, Murray, 1947- :Digital caricatures Ref: DX-001-960 Description: Caricature of athlete and coach Arthur Lydiard at the time of his death. Quantity: 1 digital image(s).
Webb, Murray, 1947- :Arthur Lydiard [ca 13 December 2004]
Date: 2004 From: Webb, Murray, 1947- :Digital caricatures Ref: DX-001-961 Description: Caricature of athlete and coach Arthur Lydiard at the time of his death shown jogging away from the planet earth through the stars. Quantity: 1 digital imag...
Group photograph of members of the Order of New Zealand - Photograph taken by Jon Hargest
Date: 14 February 1990 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Hargest, Jon, active 1989 Ref: EP-Honours and awards-01 Description: Group photograph of members of the Order of New Zealand. Photographed by Evening Post staff photographer Jon Hargest on the 14th of February 1990. Back row ...