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Rio Olympics Represents So Much More Than Just The Medals

Johnny Luk | Posted 26.08.2017 | UK Sport
Johnny Luk

To me sports breaks down social barriers because it strips everything to the basic level. It leaves little to interpretation. You are measured by your ability, not skin colour and that authenticity is both refreshing in an increasingly wishy-washy world, and motivating for those who want it enough.

Dying to Win? Wheelchair Athletes and the Pursuit of Paralympic Gold

Brendan Pittaway | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK
Brendan Pittaway

When elite sportsmen and women discuss the pain and dedication needed to win an Olympic medal, they talk about the great sacrifices made en route to the podium.

Medal Cock-Up At Edinburgh Marathon Leaves Organisers Blushing

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

Runners at the Edinburgh marathon were left blushing at the weekend after being handed what at second glance appeared to be a penis-shaped medal. I...