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From Gay to Gatlin: Doping in the 100m

For the majority of the general population sprinting only enters their consciousness once every 4 years. The starters pistol fires and in the 10 seconds where the world holds its breath heroes and villains are forged. 1,124 more words

Is Usain Bolt doping?

Since the Beijing Olympics in 2008 Usain Bolt has become one of the most recognisable faces in international sport. His laid back style and nonchalant demeanour endeared him to a global audience of hundreds of millions. 1,157 more words

Are you ready for RIO 2016?

As the Channel 4 Superhuman adverts start to appear on our TVs, it reminds us all that RIO 2016 is only 9 months away. What better way to prepare for another great Paralympic Games than to look back at the success of London 2012? 266 more words

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My Olympic Odyssey blog (part 6): the Games Maker interview process, or how to out-grin the others

By Jo Gunston

July 2011

It’s eerily quiet at London’s ExCeL conference centre at 10am one Saturday one year before the London 2012 Olympic Games would begin. 742 more words