UN World Food Programme

Olympic rowing heroes team up to raise funds for WFP

London, 13 April 2005 - Sir Steve Redgrave, one of the greatest Olympians in British sporting history, remembers the events of 26 December 2004 all too clearly.

He recalls being moved by the harrowing images he saw on television broadcasts of the catastrophe that followed in the wake of the tsunami waves which swept across the Indian Ocean.