Piers Morgan's Life Stories

Piers Morgan's Life Stories: Dame Kelly Holmes

Series 8 - Episode 2 Piers Morgan's Life Stories: Dame Kelly Holmes

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Summary

British middle-distance runner Kelly Holmes reached the pinnacle of her sport after winning gold in both the 800m and 1500m at the 2004 Athens Olympics, and was made a dame in the 2005 New Year's Honours list - but these glittering prizes were the reward for 20 years of sacrifices and struggles. In this interview, she recalls her childhood in Kent, her time in the Army, and the many battles with injury that plagued her career on the track.
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