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Time out with Dr Peter Larkins

Monday 9 February 2015
By Dr Simon Caterson, Kairos Catholic Journal

IT may seem a long way from the Geelong playing fields of St Joseph’s College to the Olympics and a prominent role in football broadcasting during the AFL season. Even so, the journey undertaken by Dr Peter Larkins, in hindsight, makes perfect sense.

Best known these days for his expert football injury reports for television and radio, ‘Doc’ Larkins represented Australia at the 1976 Montreal games in track and field, and credits the Christian Brothers in large part for his ability to combine a career as an elite athlete and leading commentator with that of a successful physician.

 

 

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