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Run for Gold

Run for Gold Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Run for Gold Commodore 64 The main game menu.

The main game menu.

Run for Gold Commodore 64 When starting a new game the player is invited to enter the names of the new runners that are to be trained

When starting a new game the player is invited to enter the names of the new runners that are to be trained

Run for Gold Commodore 64 When starting a runners training most races will be at local meetings like this. The player does not get a choice and cannot go straight to a championship event

When starting a runners training most races will be at local meetings like this. The player does not get a choice and cannot go straight to a championship event

Run for Gold Commodore 64 This is the line up for the race. The lane draw varies. In a 400m race the runner must not step outside their lane

This is the line up for the race. The lane draw varies. In a 400m race the runner must not step outside their lane

Run for Gold Commodore 64 This is the start of the 400m race, all runners on their blocks

This is the start of the 400m race, all runners on their blocks

Run for Gold Commodore 64 150m to go, plenty of energy left. I can increase the pace for a fast finish so this guy won't pass me

150m to go, plenty of energy left. I can increase the pace for a fast finish so this guy won't pass me

Run for Gold Commodore 64 Zero m left to run, this heat is over.

Zero m left to run, this heat is over.

Run for Gold Commodore 64 Aaagh! Pipped at the line by an unseen runner, must have been on the inside lane

Aaagh! Pipped at the line by an unseen runner, must have been on the inside lane

Run for Gold Commodore 64 The start of a 1500m race. This is another local meet but there's a chance at qualifying for a championship event. Winning one race, however, does not mean an automatic championship place

The start of a 1500m race. This is another local meet but there's a chance at qualifying for a championship event. Winning one race, however, does not mean an automatic championship place

Run for Gold Commodore 64 This is the line up for the race. The lane draw varies. In a 1500m race the runner can move to the inside lane

This is the line up for the race. The lane draw varies. In a 1500m race the runner can move to the inside lane

Run for Gold Commodore 64 The 1500m race has a standing start.
In a 1500m race the runner can move to the inside lane

The 1500m race has a standing start. In a 1500m race the runner can move to the inside lane

Run for Gold Commodore 64 Ooops! started too soon. Don't want to do that again

Ooops! started too soon. Don't want to do that again

Run for Gold Commodore 64 In all races the player can pause the action and view their position within the race.

In all races the player can pause the action and view their position within the race.

Run for Gold Commodore 64 In 1500m running the runners start in lanes and then move to the inside lane. Moby is running last 'coz he's just realised this.

In 1500m running the runners start in lanes and then move to the inside lane. Moby is running last 'coz he's just realised this.

Run for Gold Commodore 64 Changing lanes can be tricky as the runners tend to drift a little. This is bad news.

Changing lanes can be tricky as the runners tend to drift a little. This is bad news.

Run for Gold Commodore 64 It was an honest mistake and it was only a couple of centimeters off the track!

It was an honest mistake and it was only a couple of centimeters off the track!

Run for Gold Commodore 64 Another hazard when changing lanes - others are doing the same thing and they don't want to get out of the way

Another hazard when changing lanes - others are doing the same thing and they don't want to get out of the way

Run for Gold Commodore 64 Starting in lane 1 is an advantage, no lane changing. Still lots of energy has been used early on in the race

Starting in lane 1 is an advantage, no lane changing. Still lots of energy has been used early on in the race

Run for Gold Commodore 64 When a long way out in front or behind the others, +/- 20m, the rest of the pack does not show

When a long way out in front or behind the others, +/- 20m, the rest of the pack does not show

Run for Gold Commodore 64 At the end of every race there is the option to save progress made so far

At the end of every race there is the option to save progress made so far