BBC Sport - Rio 2016: Barefooted Abede Bikila wins marathon in Rome, 1960

Barefooted Bikila wins marathon in Rome

BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympics with a look back at Ethiopian long-distance runner Abebe Bikila's barefoot victory in the marathon at the 1960 Games.

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