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20 years ago this week Mona ran his last race for Australia

Australia's Commonwealth Games team chef de mission Steve Moneghetti speaks to the media during a press conference at the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, Thursday, July 31, 2014. (AAP Image/Christy Hill) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Two decades ago on Thursday Ballarat marathon champion Steve Moneghetti ran his last race in the green and gold of Australia.

And what a way it was to finish a stellar international career at the Sydney Olympics.

Brett Mac spoke to Steve about his Olympic journey as well as his surprise marathon call-up at the 1986 Commonwealth Games;

Image: Steve Moneghetti in Glasgow, Scotland, 2014 (AAP Image/Christy Hill)

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