Paula Radcliffe MBE

Paula Radcliffe will go down in history as one of the greatest ever UK athletes.  Born in 1973 from Cheshire, Paula, represented Bedford and County Athletic Club.  She lived in the small village of Oakley just north of Bedford.

Paula won various gold medals at the World and European Championships and a gold in the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester.  Paula also held world records over 10k and marathon.

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