Pages tagged with "olympics".
Olympics swimming: Rebecca Soni wins gold and breaks record
I had the pleasure of spending a couple of days with Rebecca Soni last September, filming her for VisitBritain, so it was great to see her just beat her own world record as she won gold in the women’s 200m breaststroke. The 25-year-old clocked two minutes and 19.59 seconds to become the first swimmer to […]
Allison Jones – Episode 9 of Team USA: Britain Bound
Coming from a family of keen cyclists, I was hugely impressed by the spirit and achievements of Paralympic cycle champion Allison Jones when I filmed her for VisitBritain. In this episode, Allison gets a private peek at Number 10 Downing Street and takes her first steps on the London 2012 velodrome – where she hopes […]