Steven Bradbury

speed skater

not the best

Steven Bradbury had been to four Olympic Games and never felt that he had done his best.

injuries

In previous events he cut his leg on another competitor's skate and nearly lost his life. In training he broke his neck.

Awards

Steven Bradbury thought he skated his best in the quarter final , beating a four- time world champion. In the semi final he came 2nd after several opponents fell over. he didn't want the gold medal for the race he had just won but for all of his hard work and training.