In 1992 i-D dedicated ‘The Olympic Issue’ to celebrating the Barcelona Games. Here we take a look back over one of the stories from the issue…
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“A selection of British Olympic hopefuls for 1992. After years of training, and Fringe Olympic participation, after heavy selection procedures and a great deal of pain and endurance, after days spent working and nights spent training, after days spent working and nights spent training, Barcelona beckons. Whether these athletes are rewarded with medals or not, in our eyes.”
Pictured from left. Top: Marie Johnson, volleyball player; Linda Strachan, fencer; Rochelle, gymnast. Bottom: Mrs Goode, Olympic roller hockey coach; Andy Byford, diver; Rochelle and Anna, gymnasts; Ray Stevens, judo champ.
Photography: Peter Robathian
Styling: Seta Niland
Originally appeared in The Olympic Issue, June 1992