Sprinter known for tearing a hamstring in the 1992 Olympics 400-meter semifinals and then limping across the finish line with the help of his father, who ran out onto the track.
He attended Roade School in Northamptonshire.
He won a gold medal at the 1991 World Championships in the 4x400-meter relay.
He married Olympic swimmer Sharron Davies in 1994.
Belarusian gymnast Vitaly Scherbo also competed in the 1992 Olympics, winning six gold medals.