The life of Alfred Shrubb was an interesting one. Rob Hadgraft has written a great book, The Little Wonder The Untold Story Of Alfred Shrubb. This biography is written by Rob except the section on The Father, that section has been written by Norah Allin, Alfred Daughter. I know you will enjoy this web site.
This web site has had many who have helped along the way. In 2003 I first heard of Alfred Shrubb and from that day I wanted to know more. It has been my desire to help the name Alfred Shrubb become more known for he was…One of the Greatest Athletes. You will read and agree that Alfred Shrubb, The Little Wonder deserves this attention.
We will hold our 8th annual Alfie Shrubb 8k Museum Classic June 5th 2011, hope to see you. If you have any questions about Alfie Shrubb contact us
We have added a 5k event to the ever popular 8k Classic
“SMILEAGE WITH MILEAGE”
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Spread the loveALFRED Shrubb learned much from the top coaches of his day (e.g. Harry Andrews), but was full of ideas and innovations himself and would subsequently prove a very good coach when his competitive days came to an end. His first serious coaching work was at Boston’s famous Harvard University where he helped th