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|Image ref no||2578/040|
|Caption||Radio 2 Dublin City Marathon (1985)|
|Programme||Radio 2 Dublin City Marathon (1985)|
An unidentified male competitor from the Soviet Union receives assistance from a garda and others near the finishing line of the 6th Radio 2 Dublin City Marathon, on St Stephen's Green South on 28 October 1985. Lower Leeson Street is visible in the background.
RTÉ Radio 2 (now RTÉ 2fm) provided live coverage of the marathon throughout the day, while RTÉ Television broadcast a two-hour programme on the evening of 28 October 1985. The RTÉ Guide previewed this coverage in its issue of 25 October 1985. The RTÉ staff magazine 'Access' published an article on the event in its issue of 14 November 1985.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
(28/Oct/1985 - 28/Oct/1985)