The Olympians

In the run up to the 2008 Games in Beijing, double Olympic gold-medallist Shirley Robertson talks to some of Scotland's Great Olympians and looks at the stories behind their moments of Olympic glory.

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Shirley Robertson meets Olympic gold and silver medalist David Wilkie.

Shirley Robertson meets former Olympic swimmer David Wilkie, who won silver at the 1972 Munich games and gold and silver at the 1976 Montreal games.

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Shirley meets former swimmer David Wilkie who won silver at the 1972 Olympics in Munich and gold and silver at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal.

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Shirley meets former sprinter Allan Wells who won gold and silver at the 1980 Olympics.

In the run up to the 2008 Games in Beijing, Shirley Robertson meets former sprinter Allan Wells who won gold and silver at the 1980 Olympics in Moscow.

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Shirley meets former sprinter Allan Wells who won gold and silver at the 1980 Olympics in Moscow.

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Shirley meets former swimmer Eleanor Gordon who competed in three Olympic Games.

Shirley Robertson meets former swimmer Eleanor Gordon who competed in three Olympic Games and won bronze at Helsinki in 1952.

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Shirley meets former swimmer Eleanor Gordon who competed in three Olympic Games and won bronze at Helsinki in 1952.

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Shirley meets rower Katherine Grainger who won silver in 2000 and 2004 and is now bidding for gold in Beijing.