Aussies compete in Marathon in the 1980 Moscow OlympicsRobert De castella finishes in 10th, Chris Woodlaw in 28th and Gerard barrett did not finish out of the 75 entered contestants.
Great Britain VictoryAllan Wells (right) of Great Britain on his way to victory in the 100m.
Fight to the LineSteve Ovett (#279) pulls ahead of Sebastian Coe (#254) to win the 800m, one of two memorable duels the in which the men from Great Britain competed.
Coe's 1500m Worth of GoldSebastian Coe of Great Britain leads team mates Steve Cram and Steve Ovett in the final of the 1500m. Coe won the gold medal in a time of 3 minutes 38.4 seconds.
A Brush with VictoryMirtus Yifter of Ethiopia brushes shoulders with a competitor before passing him and claiming victory in the men's 5,000m. He also took a medal in the 10,000m.
Relay in ActionMarlies Gohr of the German Democratic Republic in action during the 4 x100m relay. The East German team won the silver medal.
Boyd CompetesDenise Boyd (AUS) competed in both the women's 100m and 200m events.
Stanton's Olympic DebutAustralia's Christine Stanton competed in the high jump competition finishing 6th.