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1968: David Hemery

Hemery did not run the 400m hurdles again until 1972, when he won Olympic bronze.

After retiring the same year, he went on display his athletic prowess on TV show Superstars becoming British champion in 1973 and 1976.

A former president of Athletics UK, Hemery is currently vice-chairman of the British Olympic Association.

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