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Q+A with former British sprinter Derek Redmond

There are polarizing moments in sports that people will never forget. Derek Redmond generated one of them.

In Barcelona for the 1992 Summer Olympics, Redmond tore his right hamstring… 655 more words

Keep Moving: The Derek Redmond Story 

In 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Derek Redmond the British 400 meters champion would be hoping to add another medal to his collection after all he is one of the favorites. 270 more words

Inspiring

FIND OUT THE PRICE FOR THE CHALLENGE!

FIND OUT THE PRICE FOR THE CHALLENGE!

1 Samuel 17:1-58 (26)
And David spake to the men that stood by him, saying, What shall be done to the man that killeth this Philistine, and taketh away the reproach from Israel? 365 more words

Go! Fight! Win! Just Don't Be Stupid

Particularly when lifting, I try to find a balance between challenging myself and risking injury. I know that playing it too safe will result in inhibited growth of muscle mass and strength, but going too heavy at least risks poor form if not actually getting hurt. 1,169 more words

Anaerobic

Courage to Finish the Race

Some of you may remember the 1992 Barcelona Olympics and some of you may be too young to. It was during this time, that an aspiring British track star named Derek Redmond took the starting block in the men’s 400m semi-finals. 513 more words

Encouragement

Keep Running: The Derek Redmond Story

For those who have never heard of the name Derek Redmond before, I would like to tell you his story as many before me have. 974 more words

Motivation

When I grow up......

When I was younger, all I ever wanted to be was an Olympic athlete or an Academy Award winning actress. I was really giving myself room to grow… 451 more words

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