Paralympians' Club

Ade Adepitan

Ade retired from basketball after the Athens Games where his bronze medal was sweet pay back.

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Along with the rest of the basketball squad Ade missed out on a medal in the final seconds of the play-off in 2000.

Ade has established a successful career in television presenting shows aimed at both children and adults on the BBC. He received an Honorary Doctorate from Loughborough University in 2006 and an MBE in 2005.

Ade grew up in the London Olympic and Paralympic Borough of Newham, and is still living in London.

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