BBC Sport - Rio 2016: Andrew Butchart braves rain to train for Olympic Games
Butchart braves rain to train for Rio
- From the section Scotland
The loneliness of the long distance runner is certainly not applicable to Andrew Butchart. The 24-year-old athlete is the first Olympian in the history of Central Athletic Club.
Rhona McLeod joined him and his coach Derek Easton at a soaking wet session at Stirling University to discover, despite his elite status, the Dunblane runner is sticking firmly to his roots in his preparations for the Rio 2016 Games.