Thompson, Daley (Part 4 of 4). An Oral History of British Athletics
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Thompson, Daley, 1958- (speaker, male)
Cutler, Rachel (speaker, female)
Part 4: Discusses personal character traits - like mother and father - affected by schooling - self belief - no feeling of failure. Post athletics - football - Mansfield Town. Club structure in athletics. History of his coaches - Bruce/ Frank Dick/ - relationship between coach and athlete -training at Haringey. Ron Pickering - his philosophy of athletics. Children and sport. Life post career - no interest in administration or Coaching and teaching sports. Looking back 'I had a bloody good time'. End of interview.
Interview with decathlete Daley Thompson