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Paul Dickenson

Paul DickensonPaul joined the BBC Sports team in 1987 as a trackside reporter and since 1990 he has commentated on every major Athletics meeting for the BBC as well as the winter Paralympics and Olympics. A voice that is known to millions, he has also commentated on programmes such as the Lord Mayors Show, Superstars, World's Strongest Man, Comic Relief and Sport Relief and many other major outside broadcasts.

As an athlete Paul competed in two consecutive Summer Olympics; Montreal 1976 and Moscow 1980. He also held the British and Commonwealth Records for the hammer throw.

Paul is an accomplished host, working on events such as the Youth Sports Trust Annual Conference and the Lloyds TSB Local Heroes programme amongst many others.

Another string to Paul's bow is stadium announcing, something he's done at Paralympic World Cups and Paralympic World Championships, as well as IAAF Grand Prix events in Great Britain.

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