Two of Jesse Owens' gold medals from the Berlin 1936 Olympic Games will be auctioned in August.
There’s some banter flying around on social media this week following Sir Steve Redgrave’s tongue-in-cheek assessment of whether, as was suggested to him, he was the greatest Olympian of all time.
Tonight I was lucky enough to be invited to the European première of Race, the new film about Jesse Owens and his quest for greatness at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.
Mike Rowbottom: Another Race to run for Jesse Owens, the legend who found a golden friendship at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
“Race”, the film based on the life of athletics legend Jesse Owens, is garnering increasing levels of publicity ahead of its official launch date of February 19.