In pictures: Sports Personality: What happened next?
1987: Fatima Whitbread

A year later, Whitbread improved on her 1984 Olympic bronze with a silver medal at the Seoul Games.

The javelin thrower finally called it a day in 1992 after recurring problems with her shoulder.

Whitbread remains active in local athletics and now lives in Shenfield, Essex with her husband and son.

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