Sally Gunnell OBE

Sally Gunnell OBE has a special place in the nation’s hearts as one of Britain’s most popular female sports people. She is the only woman ever to hold four major track titles concurrently – Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth.

Following her retirement from international athletics, Sally developed a new career as a television presenter and motivational speaker. She has written four books on fitness, health, self-fulfilment and well-being. She is married to Jon and is mum to three young sons; Finley, Luca and Marley.

Sally’s athletics career highlights:

Olympic Games

1988400m Hurdles5th in Final
1992400m HurdlesGold Medal
19924 x 400m RelayBronze Medal

World Championships

 1990400m HurdlesSilver Medal
 19904 x 400m RelayBronze Medal
 1993400m HurdlesGold Medal and new World Record
 19934 x 400m RelayBronze Medal

European Championships

1989400m IndoorsGold Medal
1990400m Hurdles6th in Final
19904 x 400m RelayBronze Medal
1994400m HurdlesGold Medal
19944 x 400m Relay4th in Final

Commonwealth Games

1986100m HurdlesGold Medal
1990400m HurdlesGold Medal
19904 x 400m RelayGold Medal
1990100m HurdlesSilver Medal
1994400m HurdlesGold Medal