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Paul Goodison of Rotherham

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  • Sports Person

Paul Martin Goodison MBE (born 29 November 1977, Brinsworth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire) is an English sailor. He won the gold medal in the Men's Laser class at the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Paul is an avid supporter of Sheffield United. He was present in the Cardiff City game on the 30 August with his gold medal and his United shirt.

Goodison was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2009 New Year Honours.

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