Richard Whitehead trains at the University of Loughbourgh with other elite athletes
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Nottinghamshire blade runner ready for Paralympics

Nottinghamshire Paralympian Richard Whitehead was born with no legs and began his international career as a marathon runner.

He holds the world record for double amputees in both the half and full marathon.

Whitehead will run in the 200m sprint at the London 2012 Games, which he also holds the world record in.

  • 29 Aug 2012