HT: James Cracknell 16 Nov 12 Nov. 16, 2012

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The double gold medal winning Olympic rower, James Cracknell tells Stephen Sackur how an accident which left him with a brain injury has changed his life and put his family relationships under strain. In July 2010,he was hit from behind by a petrol tanker whilst cycling during an attempt to cycle, row, run and swim from Los Angeles to New York within 16 days. He tells Stephen Sackur about how his injury has affected his relationship with his son and his wife.



The double gold medal winning Olympic rower, James Cracknell tells Stephen Sackur how an accident which left him with a brain injury has changed his life and put his family relationships under strain. In July 2010,he was hit from behind by a petrol tanker whilst cycling during an attempt to cycle, row, run and swim from Los Angeles to New York within 16 days. He tells Stephen Sackur about how his injury has affected his relationship with his son and his wife.