BBC Sport - Sports Personality: Show jumper David Broome wins in 1960

Broome rewarded for Rome bronze

In 1960, show jumper David Broome was named Sportsview Personality of the Year after winning Olympic bronze on Sunsalve in Rome.

He repeated the feat on Mr Softee at the 1968 Games in Mexico; also winning two gold medals at the World Championships during his career.

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2015 is broadcast live from Belfast on Sunday, 20 December from 19:00 GMT on BBC One. Further coverage on BBC Sport's online platforms and Radio 5 live.

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