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The athlete formerly known as Tempest

Lucy Boggis

Can a gladiator compete in the Olympics? Lucy Boggis, better known as Tempest in Sky TV's Gladiators, is hoping to compete in the games.

Sports correspondent Rob Bonnet meets the 2012 heptathlon hopeful, who lives in a caravan in Lee Valley, struggling against injuries and a lack of funding.

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