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Ola Abidogun (1993-), Sprinter; London 2012 Olympic aspirant

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Teenage sprinter Ola Abidogun made his international debut in 2009, and was invited to join UK Athletics' World Class Performance programme. In 2010 he won double gold over 100m and 200m at the IWAS World Junior Championships - titles he successfully defended in 2011. He marked his entry at senior level with gold and silver medals at the Paralympic World Cup in 2011. This year he has recorded new personal best times in the 100m and 200m and won bronze in 100m at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

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Ola Abidogun

by Bettina von Zwehl
C-type colour print, 5 May 2010
NPG P1726