Sebastian Newbold Coe COE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1956-09-29
Education Tapton Sch Sheffield, Loughborough Univ (BSc)
Books & Publications
Recreations N/A
Clubs East India and Sportsman's
Style The Lord Coe, CH, KBE
Career former athlete; broke 12 world records incl 800m (holder until 1997), 1500m and 1 mile, Gold medal 1500m Olympic Games 1980 and 1984, Silver medal 800m Olympic Games 1980 and 1984, Gold medal 800m World Cup 1981, Gold medal 800m Euro Championships 1986, ret 1990; MP (Cons) Falmouth and Camborne 1992-97; PPS to Roger Freeman: as min of state for defence 1994-95, as Chllr of the Duchy of Lancaster 1995-96; PPS to Michael Heseltine as dep PM 1995-96, Govt whip 1996-97; chief of staff and private sec to Rt Hon William Hague, MP as Ldr of the Oppn 1997-2001; chm and pres London 2012 Olympic Games bid 2004-05 (vice-chm 2003-04), chm LOCOG (London Organising Ctee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games) 2005-12, chm British Olympic Assoc 2012-; memb Sports Cncl of GB 1983- (vice-chm 1986), chm Sports Cncls Olympic Review 1985-86; memb: Health Educn Authy (formerly Health Educn Cncl) 1986-, Athletes Cmmn, Med Cmmn Int Olympic Ctee 1987-2002, Cncl Int Assoc of Athletics Fedns (IAAF) 2003-; assoc memb Académie Des Sports France 1982-; steward Br Boxing Bd of Control 1994-; global advsr Nike, columnist Daily Telegraph; pres Amateur Athletics Assoc of England until 2004, founding memb Laureus World Sports Acad; Kiphuth fell Yale Univ 1982, Hon DTech Loughborough Univ 1985, Hon DSc Univ of Hull 1988; hon fell Univ of Wales Inst 2008
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