Sebastian Coe is one of the great names of British sport with eight world records and two Olympic gold medals during his career. Coe sensationally broke three world records in 1979 in just 41 days: the 800m and mile in Oslo and the 1500m in Zurich. This meant Coe was the first man in more than 50 years to set world records at both 800m and 1500m.The following July Coe added the 1000m record to his list in Oslo making him the holder for a short time of four world records simultaneously.In 1981 Coe broke records again at 800m (Florence) 1000m (Oslo) and the mile (Zurich and Brussels) bringing his total to eight. His 800m world record of 1:41:73 set in Florence in June1981 remained unbroken until 1997. At the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles Coe set an Olympic record at 1500m.He has now successfully led the bid to bring the Olympics to London in 2012.This stunning print shows Coe jubilant in crossing the line to win the Olympic gold medal in 1984. He has personally signed each print and you will receive a separate photo of the signing.It is superbly presented in black lightweight frame with dual mounts measuring in at an impressive 56cm by 41cm. (approx)Available exclusively through Spirit of Sport this is a super item from a true Olympian.Actual Size 560mm x 410mm – limited edition of 250 and part of the Sporting Masters editions – Photo printed on 250gsm high quality art board – The accompanying photo of the personality signing this item will include a copyright over the image.
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