Paralympic champion Simon Richardson had his dream of cycling in the 2012 Olympics taken away from him when he was involved in an alleged hit-and-run.
He was training near Bridgend when a van struck him and left him with multiple fractures and a collapsed lung.
In Beijing, Richardson, 44, won two gold medals and a silver, and he hopes to be able to get back on his bicycle soon.
Radio 5 live Sport's Eleanor Oldroyd spoke to him and to his wife Amanda on 5 live's London Calling programme.
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