| The Career - The history of Joaquim Carvalho Cruz

Get to know Joaquim Cruz, the champion.

Text by José Cruz
(Correio Brasiliense)
Translations by Amy Taylor

Partial text extracted from  "O Grande Livro do Atletismo Brasileiro",  by José Clemente Gonçalves and Elizabeth Clara Muller.

Game of Success
American Contact
The First Podiums
Olympic Gold, The Great Victory
Silver, The Second Olympic Medal
Taguatinga - Joaquim's Hometown