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  • Children vote Derek Redmond as Ultimate Olympian

    Children vote Derek Redmond as Ultimate Olympian

    I’ve just come across this motivating article on British Olympian, Derek Redmond, which ties in very nicely with the inspiring video about him already featured on the Maximise Potential website. School children nationwide have voted Derek Redmond as the Ultimate Olympian. Primary and secondary schools across the nation, including West Sussex and Derby, experienced a […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Derek Redmond – Barcelona Olympics 1992

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Derek Redmond – Barcelona Olympics 1992

    Derek Redmond was one of GB’s most talented 400 meter runners. He held the British record for the 400 metres sprint (contesting it with his fierce rival, Roger Black), and won gold medals in the 4×400 metres relay at the World Championships, European Championships and Commonwealth Games. However his career was blighted by a series […]

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