FRAGMENTS OF TIME ( 1 x 52 minutes )THE AVENUE OF CHAMPIONS ( 10 x 7 minutes )
Olympic Sculptor Ben Dearnley and film and TV director/producer Shelley Williams collaborate to create 2 unique films for transmission in the run up to London 2012 proving right Sir Sebastian Coe's comment, 'Who said art and sport don't mix'. (25.2.10)
The following athletes are currently participating in The Avenue of Champions film/TV project with Ben and Shelley:
Ade Adepitan MBE, Paralympics wheelchair medallist & basketball Champion.
Lee Pearson OBE, MBE, Paralympics Dressage, outstanding 9 gold titles
Leon Taylor, Olympic medallist Diving.
We have also asked the following athletes to participate in The Avenue of Champions film/TV project and are currently waiting to hear if they will be able to participate:
Debbie Flood, Olympic 2004/08 Silver Medallist Rowing.
Steve Williams OBE, Olympic 2004/08 Gold Medallist Rowing, Leander Rowing Club.
Alex OConnell Olympic Fencing...( You can read Alex's BLOG here )
Louis Smith, Gymnast Olympic Bronze medallist 2008, Mark Foster, 5 times Olympian and too many World titles to mention, Christine Ohuruogu MBE Olympic, World and Commonwealth champion, Paralympian 'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius, 100m, 200m and 400m Beijing Paralympic champion and world record holder in these events.