John Farrington (athlete)

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John Allan Farrington (born 2 July 1942) is a former long-distance runner from Australia, who represented his native country in the men's marathon at the 1968 Summer Olympics. There he finished in 43rd position, clocking 2:50:16.8. He came fifth in the same event at the 1974 Commonwealth Games. Farrington claimed four national titles in the marathon (1969, 1970, 1974, and 1975).

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Australia
1972 Košice Peace Marathon Košice, Czechoslovakia 1st Marathon 2:17:34

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