Running Great – Abebe Bikila

The year was 1960, JFK had just taken office as the American President, for the first time a five piece band from Liverpool used the name The Beatles at a concert in Hamburg, The first episode of the long running soap Coronation Street was aired and the first successful kidney transplant took place. Another notable […]

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Running great – Steve Ovett

Having heard about the casting taking place in a new movie about the Ovett and Coe rivalry I felt compelled to write a little piece about one of my running heroes – Steve Ovett. I’m currently reading The Perfect Distance by Pat Butcher which goes into great detail about the rivalry between Ovett and Coe […]

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