Replying to Olympic Deaths/Dead Medallists
Posted Yesterday, 08:37 PM
Posted 28 October 2013 - 07:40 PM
Dressage horse Bonfire died today at the ripe old age of 30.
He was a five time medal winner at three Olympic events. four times silver and one gold medal.
Posted 19 August 2013 - 04:55 PM
Mark Sutton, stuntman from London Olympics in 2012, dies in wingsuit jump
He wasn’t a competitor, but Mark Sutton got one of the biggest cheers of the 2012 Olympics.
Mr. Sutton, 42, who died Aug. 14 during a wingsuit jump in the Alps, was the skydiver who parachuted, dressed as James Bond, into London’s Olympic Stadium during the opening ceremony, alongside a stuntman garbed as Queen Elizabe...
Posted 19 August 2013 - 10:03 AM
Posted 18 August 2013 - 07:55 PM
Posted 18 July 2013 - 09:58 PM
Posted 17 July 2013 - 09:34 AM
Shame, had him on my provisional list for 2014...
Posted 28 June 2013 - 01:01 PM
The 1956 Olympic marathon winner has died aged 92.
Posted 12 June 2013 - 10:28 PM
Posted 08 June 2013 - 06:03 PM
She went from a gorgeous super fit athlete to a muscle bound body builder with bigger bollocks than I have and a voice a basement staircase and an underground carpark lower than Barry Whites.
IIRC Bobby Knutt did discuss the issues it caused and, I think, she gave all that up years back, however, it ruins the body.
It was tragic watching her go from a Honey to a fuggin Honey Monster.