Kelly Holmes: Olympic Heroine (Inspirational Lives 10)

Kelly Holmes: Olympic Heroine (Inspirational Lives 10)

By: Simon Hart (author)Paperback

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The titles explores the life of one of the most influential women in British sport, from her childhood and early years, her time in the Army, and her life-changing decision to pursue her athletics career at the Olympics. Full of information about what inspired her to get to the top, her achievements and honours, this book is a fascinating profile of one of the most inspirational people in sport today.

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Simon Hart has been a sports journalist for more than 20 years and has reported from five Summer Olympic Games.


Golden girl A difficult beginning Early promise Joining the Army Back on track Injury strikes Despair turns to joy Highs and lows Olympic glory A nation celebrates Life after running A day in the life of Kelly Holmes The impact of Kelly Holmes Have you got what it takes to be an Olympic champion? Glossary Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 27/02/2013
  • ISBN13: 9780750271806
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 32
  • ID: 9780750271806
  • weight: 162
  • ISBN10: 0750271809

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