Awards & Winners

Steve Ovett

Date of Birth 09-October-1955
Place of Birth Brighton
(United Kingdom, England, East Sussex, Sussex, Brighton and Hove)
Nationality United Kingdom
Profession Athlete
Stephen Michael James "Steve" Ovett OBE, is a former middle distance runner from England. He was gold medalist in the 800 metres at the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow, and set world records for 1500 metres and the mile run. To this day, he holds the UK record for the two miles, which he set in 1978.

Awards by Steve Ovett

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BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award

Nominations 1978 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award