Linford Christie sprinted to 100m gold for Britain at an Olympic Games best remembered for America's basketball dream team.
In another Games affected by non-sporting issues, Romanian 14-year-old gymnast Nadia Comaneci caused a sensation on the uneven bars when she was awarded the first-ever perfect score of 10.0.
Hannah Russell will make her Paralympic debut at London 2012.
The Team GB Paralympian trains at Guildford Swimming Club. This year has seen her set world short course records in the 400m Freestyle (S12) and 100m Backstroke (S12) at the 2012 Junior and Youth Swimming Championships (25m).
At the 2012 British Championships in London, Russell won the silver medal in the 400m Freestyle (S12) as well as gold in the 100m Backstroke (S12).
This success sets her on the right path for more sporting glory this summer at her home Paralympic Games.
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