Seb Coe talks about his Olympic successes on and off the track and his book 'Running My Life' in the latest episode of Sporting Chapters
Last Updated: 23/11/12 9:25am
Sporting Chapters - Seb Coe
He's an Olympic legend in more ways than one and in the latest Sporting Chapters, Seb Coe talks about his career on and off the track.
He made his name as a superstar middle distance runner, winning Olympic gold in both 1980 and 1984 and secured his legacy in the hearts of British sports fans this year when he delivered the 2012 Games as the chairman of the London Organising Committee.
Having been appointed the chairman of the British Olympic Association, his love affair with the Games looks set to continue and he told us about his autobiography 'Running My Life'.
Our interview includes:
BEGINNINGS - Seb speaks about how he started out as a runner and how that affected his family.
DRIVE - He tells us about competitive racing and his personal desire of not wanting to underperform.
WINNING GOLD - Seb recalls his Olympic triumphs and the pressures of being under the media spotlight.
2018 WORLD CUP BID - He gives his thoughts on England's failed bid and what can be done to bring the finals back to England.
LONDON 2012 - Seb shares how he felt ahead of London 2012 - and what he was afraid might go wrong during the Games.
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