What Sports Stars Do Next [Radio Wales]

Retired Paralympian Dame Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport for the big names whose competing days are over.

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Scott Gibbs20081031

Paralympian Dame Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport with some of the biggest names who, like her, have now left their competing days behind them.

This week Welsh rugby icon Scott Gibbs reveals how he has built a successful career in property since hanging up his boots.

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Paralympian Dame Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport with Tim Henman, the man who carried the hopes of British tennis for 14 years.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to athletics star Steve Cram about life after retirement.

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Her first guest is Britain's most successful Olympian, Sir Steve Redgrave.

The rower who won five Olympic golds reveals how he has since launched a men's fashion business and raised five million pounds for charity.

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Paralympian Dame Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport with some of the biggest names who, like her, have now left their competing days behind them.

Her first guest is Tim Henman, the former British number one who retired last year after carrying the hopes of British tennis for 14 years.

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Tanni Grey Thompson talks to Olympic swimmer Duncan Goodhew about life after retirement.

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Double Olympic gold medal-winning athlete Dame Kelly Holmes is the latest sporting guest in discussion with Tanni.

Since retiring from the track, Dame Kelly's projects have ranged from dancing on ice to mentoring the middle distance champions of the future.

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This week Welsh rugby icon Scott Gibbs reveals how he has built a successful career in property since hanging up his boots.

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Sir Ian Botham discusses why his second career has brought him as much recognition as his cricketing glories.

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This week Olympic silver medallist and former World Indoor 400m champion Jamie Baulch reveals how he hit the ground running on a successful business career.

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Tanni Grey Thompson talks to sailing star Tracy Edwards about life after retirement.

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Former Olympic sprinter Darren Campbell reveals how his second career has ranged from running a shop to launching a successful sports supplements company and playing celebrity poker.

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Tanni Grey Thompson explores the life and career challenges faced by former Welsh athlete Iwan Thomas since his retirement from the sport.

Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Welsh athlete Iwan Thomas.

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This week her guest is former New Zealand rugby captain Sean Fitzpatrick.

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This week her guest is former world champion swimmer James Hickman.

05Mark Taylor20091227

Tanni Grey Thompson explores the life and career challenges faced by former Welsh rugby captain Mark Taylor since retiring from elite sport.

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Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Welsh rugby captain Mark Taylor.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson meets Olympic gold medallist Sir Matthew Pinsent and discovers how life after sport has brought him a career in investigative journalism.

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Tanni Grey Thompson talks to Paralympic star Danny Crates about his life and career challenges since retiring.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson meets former Wales captain and British Lion Scott Quinnell and discovers how life after sport has made him tackle his dyslexia head on, inspiring others in the process.

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Tanni Grey Thompson talks to Paralympic star Danny Crates.

Tanni Grey Thompson talks to Paralympic star Danny Crates about his life and career challenges since retiring.

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New series.

Paralympian Dame Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport with some of the biggest names who have left their competing days behind.

Her first guest is Tim Henman.

Paralympian Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport.

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Silver medallist Jamie Baulch reveals how he built a successful business career.

Silver medallist and former World Indoor 400m Champion Jamie Baulch reveals how he hit the ground running on a successful business career.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport with some of the biggest names who have now retired.

Her guest is former New Zealand rugby captain Sean Fitzpatrick.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport.

Her guest is Sean Fitzpatrick.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Welsh rugby captain Gwyn Jones about life after retirement.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to ex-rugby player Gwyn Jones about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Welsh rugby captain Gwyn Jones about life after retirement.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Welsh rugby captain Gwyn Jones about life after retirement.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to ex-rugby player Gwyn Jones about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to ex-rugby player Gwyn Jones about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Olympic swimmer Sharron Davies about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Olympic swimmer Sharron Davies about life after retirement.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to swimmer Sharron Davies about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to swimmer Sharron Davies about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to athlete Matt Elias about life after retirement and his ambitions for inspiring the next generation of Welsh talent.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to athlete Matt Elias about life after retirement and his ambitions for inspiring the next generation of Welsh talent.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to athlete Matt Elias about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to athlete Matt Elias about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former Welsh rugby captain Mike Hall about life after retirement.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to rugby captain Mike Hall about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to rugby captain Mike Hall about life after retirement.

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Baroness Tanni Grey Thompson explores life after sport with former world champion fighter Steve Robinson.

He reveals how his post-boxing career hasn't taken him far from the ring.

Steve Robinson reveals how his post-boxing career hasn't taken him too far from the ring.

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Steve Robinson reveals how his post-boxing career hasn't taken him too far from the ring.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former world athletics champion Colin Jackson about life after retirement.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former athlete Colin Jackson about life after retirement

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former athlete Colin Jackson about life after retirement

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to former world athletics champion Colin Jackson about life after retirement.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson talks to British icons who have left their sporting days behind. Former boxing champion Joe Calzaghe went from ballroom dancing to starring in horror films.

Former world boxing champion Joe Calzaghe went from ballroom dancing to horror films.

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Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson explores life after sport with British icons who have left their competing days behind. Former England rugby star and British Lion Matt Dawson.

Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former England rugby star and British Lion Matt Dawson.

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Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former world javelin champion Steve Backley.

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Former world javelin champion Steve Backley describes challenges.

Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former world javelin champion Steve Backley.

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Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson explores life after sport with Brit icons who left their competing days behind. Former England batsman Steve James transitioned from cricket to journalism.

Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former England and Glamorgan batsman Steve James.

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Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former England and Glamorgan batsman Steve James.

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Former Welsh athlete Tim Benjamin talks to Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson about the pain of a career cut short by injury, and channelling his expertise into a new business venture.

Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former Welsh athlete Tim Benjamin.

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Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former Welsh athlete Tim Benjamin.

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Former Wales and Llanelli scrum half Rupert Moon talks to Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson about how embracing media opportunities while he was still playing helped his post-sport career.

Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson talks to former Wales and Llanelli scrum half Rupert Moon.

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Olympic gold medallist Chris Boardman on how he was forced to retire from cycling and how he is enjoying a second career helping a new generation of Olympians.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson discovers the career challenges that British sports stars have embraced since retiring. 4/6. Olympic icon Dame Mary Peters.

Olympic icon Dame Mary Peters on how her sporting success united Northern Ireland.

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English rugby legend Brian Moore.

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Football legend John Hartson.

Football legend John Hartson on his life after being diagnosed with cancer.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson discovers the career challenges that British sports stars have embraced since retiring. 6/6. Football legend John Hartson.

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Dame Tanni Grey Thompson discovers the career challenges that British sports stars have embraced since retiring. To begin, former Olympic and world champion cyclist Nicole Cooke.

With former Olympic and world champion cyclist Nicole Cooke.

With former Olympic and world champion cyclist Nicole Cooke.

Dame Tanni Grey Thompson discovers the career challenges that British sports stars have embraced since retiring. To begin, former Olympic and world champion cyclist Nicole Cooke.

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Welsh captain Colin Charvis reflects on swapping rugby for running a carpet shop, coaching in Dubai and extreme cycling challenges.

Welsh captain Colin Charvis reflects on swapping rugby for running a carpet shop.

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Rhona Martin, who won curling gold for Britain in the 2002 Winter Olympics, describes how being feted as a 'housewife superstar' brought fame but not fortune.

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With former British, Commonwealth and European welterweight champion Colin Jones.

Former British, Commonwealth and European welterweight champion Colin Jones reflects on how he has helped generations of Welsh boxers to achieve their goals.

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Former British, Commonwealth and European welterweight champion Colin Jones reflects on how he has helped generations of Welsh boxers to achieve their goals.