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Steve Harmison – Geordie & World Cricket Star

Ashington born Geordie Steve Harmison takes a spectacular 7 wickets for only 12 runs against the West Indies in 2004.

Joanne Conway- Geordie Figure Skating Legend

Geordie Lass Joanne Conway from Wallsend in North Tyneside is shown in the video clip below competing in the 1991 World Figure Skating Championship where she finished a respectable 7th.

Geordie Sporting Legend Steve Cram Takes The World Record

In this video we see Geordie athletics legend & now sports TV commentator Steve Cram running against Said Aquita in the 1500 Metres. Described by many as the best ever 1500m race, both Aquita and Cram break the previous Steve Ovett world record time in a close finish with the lad from Jarrow just pinching …

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Geordie Sports Star Mike McLeod

In this clip Geordie Sporting Legend Mike McLeod is seen winning against another Geordie sports legend, Brendan Foster in the 1978 5000M Commonwealth Trials.

Brendan Foster MBE – Athletics

Brendan Foster of Gateshead Harriers is one of our most successful Geordie athletic stars. In this rare video of Brendan Foster, is seen running against fellow Geordie runner Mike Mcleod in a Commonwealth qualifier.

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