Brendan Foster: A Life in Athletics
A look at the career of Brendan Foster, who retired after 37 years as one of the country's most popular sports commentators following 2017's World Athletics Championships.
A look back at the career of Brendan Foster, who retired after 37 years as one of the country's most popular sports commentators following 2017's World Athletics Championships. The former European 5,000m gold medallist and Commonwealth 10,000m champion began his commentary career in 1980 and has gone on to cover nine Olympic Games for the BBC.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
Land Of A Thousand Dances
Children of the Revolution
When The Levee Breaks
Stay with Me
I Believe In Miracles
The Jean Genie
Love Is the Drug
Electric Light Orchestra
Runnin’ (Lose It All) (feat. Beyoncé & Arrow Benjamin)
Tears for Fears
Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Going Home (Theme of the Local Hero)