Steve Backley retired from the Javelin immediately after the 2004 Olympics, where he finished 4th. This ended a stellar career, which included 3 Olympic medals, 2 Silvers and a Bronze, 2 World Championship Silvers, 4 European gold medals and 4 Commonwealth medals – 3 Golds and a Silver.
Since his retirement, Steve showcased his natural sporting ability, by partaking in the third series of Dancing on Ice. Steve has been a regular commentator on BBC Radio 5Live, covering all major athletic championships. Alongside his broadcasting commitments, he has established himself as one of the most respected and sought-after speakers in the corporate market. With a background in Sports Psychology, and his experience competing at the highest level, Steve has a huge amount of knowledge to impart.