Story: Dancing

Bump marathon, 1976

Bump marathon, 1976

Vicky Stroud and Peter Heperi do the bump at a marathon held in 1976. When this photo was taken they had been dancing for more than 20 hours, aiming for the first prize – a trip to Fiji.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Evening Post Collection (PAColl-0614)
Reference: EP/1976/2054/8

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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How to cite this page:

Megan Cook, 'Dancing - Dancing, 1960s to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/40973/bump-marathon-1976 (accessed 9 July 2020)

Story by Megan Cook, published 5 Sep 2013