Suffering from dehydration and exhaustion. Italian athlete Dorando Pietri is helped across the finishing line to win the marathon at the Olympic Games, London, 1908
|Caption||Suffering from dehydration and exhaustion. Italian athlete Dorando Pietri is helped across the finishing line to win the marathon at the Olympic Games, London, 1908. He was subequently disqualified for receiving assistance. Illustration from Die Olympischen Spiele 1936 (Cigaretten-Bildendienst Hamburg-Bahrenfeld, 1936).|
|Artist||English Photographer (20th Century)|
|Artwork medium||coloured photograph|
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|Keywords||history historical sports Olympics Olympic Games athletics athlete suffering dehydration dehydrated exhaustion exhausted tired fatigue Italian Dorando Pietri helped helping finish finishing line winning winner marathon London Britain British England English 1900s Early 20th Century doctor Michael Joseph Bulger disqualified harsh runner running dramatic controversy controversial unfortunate|
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