11 July 2014 | Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina
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Belk Track Statues
UNC (Chapel Hill)
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Description: The monument is composed of three bronze statues depicting athletes. The first statue depicts a runner breaking through the tape at the finish line. The second depicts a hurdler jumping a hurdle. The third depicts an athlete about to release his javelin. All three statues depict the athletes in motion.
Dedication date: 1990
Creator: Richard Hallier, Designer
Materials & Techniques: Bronze
Sponsor: The statues were donated by Irwin Belk.
City: Chapel Hill
Subjects: Educational Institutions,Historic Sports Figures
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