Olympic trials 2012: James Ellington's eBay auction finally pays off with London 2012 Olympics spot  James Ellington, the sprinter who was so desperate to qualify for the Olympics that he auctioned himself on eBay to raise funds for his training campaign, was rewarded for his enterprise when he won the 200 metres final at the Olympic trials in Birmingham to book his ticket to London 2012

Olympic trials 2012: James Ellington's eBay auction finally pays off with London 2012 Olympics spot

Olympic trials 2012: James Ellington's eBay auction finally pays off with London 2012 Olympics spot James Ellington, the sprinter who was so desperate to qualify for the Olympics that he auctioned himself on eBay to raise funds for his training campaign, was rewarded for his enterprise when he won the 200 metres final at the Olympic trials in Birmingham to book his ticket to London 2012

Olympic sprinters James Ellington, Nigel Levine injured in motorbike accident

Olympic sprinters James Ellington, Nigel Levine injured in motorbike accident

James Ellington - Olympics Day -2 - Team GB Track and Field Preparation Camp in Portugal

James Ellington Photos Photos: Olympics Day -2 - Team GB Track and Field Preparation Camp in Portugal

James Ellington - Olympics Day -2 - Team GB Track and Field Preparation Camp in Portugal

British sprinter James Ellington does tricks in wheelchair just months after career-threatening motorbike crash The 31-year-old broke numerous bones in the head-on crash but vowed to return to the sport he loves

James Ellington does tricks in wheelchair months after motorbike crash

British sprinter James Ellington does tricks in wheelchair just months after career-threatening motorbike crash The 31-year-old broke numerous bones in the head-on crash but vowed to return to the sport he loves

James Ellington and Nigel Levine in hospital  Olympic sprinter James Ellington has suffered potentially career-ending injuries and says he is 'lucky to be alive' after a head-on motorbike crash while on a warm-weather training camp in Tenerife .  #ZincLegal #Personalinjury

James Ellington and Nigel Levine in hospital

James Ellington and Nigel Levine in hospital Olympic sprinter James Ellington has suffered potentially career-ending injuries and says he is 'lucky to be alive' after a head-on motorbike crash while on a warm-weather training camp in Tenerife . #ZincLegal #Personalinjury

James Ellington and Chijindu Ujah of Great  woo lawdy. Vindicated anglophilia.

James Ellington and Chijindu Ujah of Great woo lawdy. Vindicated anglophilia.

Documentary that follows a number of top young British sprinters as they attempt to make it to the 2012 London Olympics. Made in partnership with Adidas, the film follows four young athletes, James Ellington, Richard Alleyne, Jeanette Kwakye and Omardo Anson, for a period of four years as they pursue their dreams of qualifying for the Olympics in their home nation.

Documentary that follows a number of top young British sprinters as they attempt to make it to the 2012 London Olympics. Made in partnership with Adidas, the film follows four young athletes, James Ellington, Richard Alleyne, Jeanette Kwakye and Omardo Anson, for a period of four years as they pursue their dreams of qualifying for the Olympics in their home nation.

Two British sprinters seriously injured in Spain accident 	 "Regretfully we can confirm that James Ellington and Nigel Levine have sustained injuries following a road accident in Tenerife on Tuesday evening," a statement said.   #ZincLegal #RoadTrafficAccident

Two British sprinters seriously injured in Spain accident "Regretfully we can confirm that James Ellington and Nigel Levine have sustained injuries following a road accident in Tenerife on Tuesday evening," a statement said. #ZincLegal #RoadTrafficAccident

James Ellington & Nigel Levine: British sprinters 'truly blessed' to be alive - BBC Sport

James Ellington & Nigel Levine: British sprinters 'truly blessed' to be alive

James Ellington & Nigel Levine: British sprinters 'truly blessed' to be alive - BBC Sport

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