Team GB's Linford Christie victorious after winning gold during Men's 100M Final at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona

Team GB's Linford Christie victorious after winning gold during Men's 100M Final at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona

Team GB finalise 366-strong party for Rio 2016 including most women ever for an overseas Olympics

Team GB finalise 366-strong party to compete at for Rio 2016

Team GB finalise 366-strong party for Rio 2016 including most women ever for an overseas Olympics

Team GB's total medal count from the 1992 winter Olympic games in Albertville

Team GB's total medal count from the 1992 winter Olympic games in Albertville

HANNAH WHELAN b.1992, JENNI PINCHES b.1994, BETH TWEDDLE b.1985, REBECCA TUNNEY b.1996  by Anderson & Low

HANNAH WHELAN b.1992, JENNI PINCHES b.1994, BETH TWEDDLE b.1985, REBECCA TUNNEY b.1996 by Anderson & Low

Team GB's Mark Tout (front and Paul Lenox (back) at the start of their 2 man bob-sleigh run at the 1992 winter Olympic Games in Albertville.

Team GB's Mark Tout (front and Paul Lenox (back) at the start of their 2 man bob-sleigh run at the 1992 winter Olympic Games in Albertville.

""Two years after the Barcelona Olympics, Redmond was told that his athletics career was over and that he would never be able to represent his country in sport. Redmond defied the odds yet again securing a place in the GB basketball team – he sent a signed photo of the team to the surgeon that had ruled him out of professional sport. "

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""Two years after the Barcelona Olympics, Redmond was told that his athletics career was over and that he would never be able to represent his country in sport. Redmond defied the odds yet again securing a place in the GB basketball team – he sent a signed photo of the team to the surgeon that had ruled him out of professional sport. "

Sometimes it is not any one individual feat that defines someone’s “greatness” as much as it is the culmination of the many accomplishments they have made as a whole. Sir Stephen Geoffrey Redgrave is one such example that exemplifies this very scenario.   Stephen Redgrave (Now known as Sir Stephen Redgrave after receiving the prestigious Knighthood during the 2001 New Year’s Honors List) was born on March 23rd of 1962 in Marlow, England.

Sometimes it is not any one individual feat that defines someone’s “greatness” as much as it is the culmination of the many accomplishments they have made as a whole. Sir Stephen Geoffrey Redgrave is one such example that exemplifies this very scenario. Stephen Redgrave (Now known as Sir Stephen Redgrave after receiving the prestigious Knighthood during the 2001 New Year’s Honors List) was born on March 23rd of 1962 in Marlow, England.

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