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Life has reached a slower pace for an athlete who ran so well . . .

Rosemary Stirling, left, was first in the final of the 800m at the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, crossing the line just three hundredths of a second ahead of her rivals but enough to claim the gold medal. Picture: Herald Archive

Rosemary Stirling, left, was first in the final of the 800m at the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, crossing the line just three hundredths of a second ahead of her rivals but enough to claim the gold medal. Picture: Herald Archive

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