17 May 2012 Last updated at 07:50

Elliott recalls battle with Coe

Rotherham's Peter Elliott was one of a group of world-class British middle-distance runners in the 1980s and won a silver medal over 1500m at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul.

The 49-year-old, now regional director for the north at the English Institute of Sport,  told BBC Sport about his battles with Olympic champion Seb Coe at the 1984 and 1988 Olympic trials, and his feelings on coming away from Seoul with a silver medal