An honest account of Holmes's roller coaster life- from growing up as the only mixed child in a white community to winning two gold medals at the Olympics in 2004.
Dame Kelly Holmes was born in Pembury, Kent on 19 April 1970. She is is a retired English middle distance athlete. She won gold medals in the 800 metres and the 1500 metres at the 2004 Summer Olympics. Today she is the face of Sainsbury's Keep Kids Active campaign and shows a great interest in leading Britain towards a healthier lifestyle.