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[VIDEO] Sheffield Hallam graduate and Olympic medalist Leon Taylor

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Issued:19/04/12

Olympic medalist and Sheffield Hallam sport science graduate Leon Taylor explains how the University supported and helped develop him in preparation for his hugely successful athletic career.

The video is part of the 'Talking Heads' series, which was filmed for Universities Week 2012. The series features former and current athletes and those associated with The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games explaining how university helped to form their careers - sporting or otherwise.

Other videos include Steve Cram, Tony Blair, John Inverdale, Beth Tweddle and Dame Kelly Holmes. For further information on the campaign please visit www.universitiesweek.org.uk.