He's actually a doctor of textile chemistry so his clothing came from his two great passions in life.Hands up everyone who has owned a pair of Ron Hill Tracksters. Lost count of the number I've been through.
He certainly changed sporting clothing from old hand me downs to decent quality of design and materials.
Oh, that's a shame! I will read more about his life later when I have finished a couple of things that need doing ASAP.It was with great sadness today that I learned of the death of one of Britain's greatest ever athletes, Ron Hill.
By pure coincidence, I was out walking with Paul yesterday, and was wearing a pair**!Hands up everyone who has owned a pair of Ron Hill Tracksters.
I'm so sorry for the loss of a friend - when you're ready, it sounds like there's a great running story there that I'd love to hear.
Sad to hear. He was an inspiration to all runners no matter their standard. I just bought two Ronhill tech t-shirts last week!