Derek Redmond - Powerful Inspirational true story...Don't give up!
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Harry Sewell
Harry Sewell (Harold Sewell; 1885–??) was a British athlete. He competed in the 3,200 metres steeplechase at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London.In the first round of the race, Sewell ran a tigh...
Linsey MacDonald
Linsey MacDonald (born 14 February 1964) is a former Scottish sprinter from Dunfermline, Fife, who specialised in the 400 metres. She was nicknamed "The Fife Flyer" during her career.In 1978 MacDonald...
Allan Scott (athlete)
Allan Scott (born 27 December 1982) is a Scottish hurdler. Scott, a member of the Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers athletics club, represented Great Britain at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Paul Dickenson
Derek Paul Dickenson (born 4 December 1949 in North Shields, Northumberland) is a retired male hammer thrower from England, who represented the United Kingdom at two consecutive Summer Olympics, start...
Lawrence Allen
Lawrence Allen (born 25 April 1921) is a British former racewalker who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics. He competed at club level for City of Sheffield AC.
Arthur Marshall (engineer)
Sir Arthur Gregory George Marshall, OBE, (4 December 1903 – 16 March 2007) was a British aviation pioneer and businessman, chairman of Marshall Aerospace between 1942 and 1989.
Arthur Marshall was...
George Renwick (athlete)
George Russell Renwick (7 August 1901 – 25 July 1984) was a British athlete who competed mainly in the 400 metres.He competed for Great Britain in the 1924 Summer Olympics held in Paris, France in the...
Arthur Astley
Arthur Astley (1881–1915) was a British track and field athlete from Lancashire. He was a member of the Salford Harriers. Astley competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London where he ran the 800 me...
Paula Radcliffe
Paula Jane Radcliffe, MBE (born 17 December 1973) is an English long-distance runner. She is the current women's world record holder in the marathon with her time of 2 hours 15 minutes and 25 seconds....
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Richard Nerurkar
Richard David Nerurkar (born 6 January 1964) is a former track and field athlete from Great Britain, competing in the long-distance running events.Born in Wolverhampton, England, he moved to Bradford...
Conrad Williams (athlete)
Conrad Williams (born 20 March 1982) is a British track and field sprinter who competes in the 400 metres and 4×400 m relay. He holds a personal best of 45.02 seconds for the individual event.The majo...
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Ethel Johnson
Ethel Johnson (8 October 1908 – 30 March 1964) was an English athlete who competed for Great Britain in the 1932 Summer Olympics. She was born in Westhoughton, Lancashire and was a member of Bo...
Helen Karagounis
Helen Karagounis (née Thieme) is a British athlete who finished fourth in the Women's 4 × 400 metres Relay at the 2004 Summer Olympics. Karagounis could inherit a bronze medal from this event as an Am...
Bruce Tulloh
Michael (Bruce) Swinton Tulloh (born 29 September 1935 in Datchet, Berkshire) is an athlete long-distance runner from England, who still competes occasionally, though now in his late-seventies. He won...
Allison Curbishley
Allison Curbishley (born 3 June 1976) is a former British athlete from Teesside but who represented Scotland. She specialised in the 400m. A play scheme in the summer holiday when she was ten years ol...
Paula Dunn
Paula Dunn (also known as Paula Thomas, born 3 December 1964) is an English former sprinter who competed in the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4 x 100 metres relay. She represented Great Britain in all th...
Charles Gmelin
Charles Henry Stuart Gmelin (28 May 1872 – 12 October 1950) was a British athlete. He competed at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens.
Gmelin was born in Bengal, India, where his father was a...
Norman Hallows
Norman Frederic Hallows (29 December 1886 – 16 October 1968) was an English athlete. Educated at Felsted School, he won the bronze medal and set an Olympic record in the men's 1500 metres race a...
Janet Boyle
Janet Margaret Boyle (born 25 July 1963) is a former high jumper from Northern Ireland. She represented Great Britain & Northern Ireland at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. At the Commonwealth Gam...
Chris Maddocks
Christopher ("Chris") Lloyd Maddocks (born 28 March 1957) is a retired race walker from Great Britain, who competed in five consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1984. He ret...
Mike McFarlane
Mike McFarlane (Michael Anthony McFarlane; born 2 May 1960) is a retired British athlete who lived in the London Borough of Hackney and competed mainly in the 100 and 200 metres. He started out as a ...
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Ernie Harper
Ernest "Ernie" Harper (3 August 1902 – 9 October 1979) was an English athlete who competed for Great Britain in the 1924 Summer Olympics, in the 1928 Summer Olympics, and in the 1936 Summer Olym...
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Sheila Lerwill
Sheila Lerwill (born 16 August 1928) is a British athlete who competed mainly in the high jump.She broke the World record for women's high jump on 7 July 1951 in London with a jump of 1.72 meters, bea...
Roger Black
Roger Anthony Black (born 31 March 1966) is a retired British athlete. During his athletics career, he won individual silver medals in the 400 metres sprint at both the Olympic Games and World Champi...
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