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Be a sport, sprint to Olympic pop-up museum for a hurdle into history

From Chad le Clos’s gold medal to Shaquille O’Neal’s shoe, the show offers a crash course on the Games

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Chad le Clos’s gold medal and Elana Meyer’s tiny running kit are among the exhibits at the Olympic pop-up museum that opened at Fourways Mall‚ north of Johannesburg‚ to mark Olympic Day on Wednesday.

Scheduled to run until Saturday‚ it replaces the fun run that is normally organised to celebrate the day.

The items on display‚ which include Hezekiél Sepeng’s race number from Atlanta 1996‚ with a message he wrote on it the night before the final‚ were loaned to the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc)...

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