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John Walker (runner)

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1988 New Zealand National Championships - Mens 800m

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Running great Sir John Walker takes on racehorse and cyclist

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Sir John Walker - Rediffusion Games Mile, Gateshead 1976

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2661 Commonwealth Track & Field 1990 Interview John Walker

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The Right Track- Short Film From 1984.

Sir John George Walker, is a former middle-distance runner from New Zealand who won the 1500 m event at the 1976 Olympics. He was also the first person to run the mile in under 3:50. In more recent years, Walker has been active in local government, as an Auckland Councillor and representing the Manurewa-Papakura ward.