Redgrave’s flame disappointment

Five-times Olympic gold medalist Sir Steve Redgrave has admitted he was “a little disappointed” that he was not picked to light the flame at the Olympics opening ceremony.

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The Olympics comes to Henley!

Thousands of spectators have lined the streets and river banks at Henley to watch the Olympic Torch procession as it came through town. Torchbearers included Sir Steve Redgrave, who spoke to the Standard at his pride of being ‘on home turf’ as he carried the torch from Leander.

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Sir Steve Redgrave – 500 days until London Olympics

On Tuesday 15th March, to coincide with 500 days to go until the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, as part of its See Britain campaign has launched a short film with Sir Steve Redgrave, talking about a variety of themes including sport, winning, endurance and Britain. View the film on […]

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