Lot 731: A signed pair of Greg Rutherford worn long jump spikes, a pair of yel
November 7, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A signed pair of Greg Rutherford worn long jump spikes, a pair of yellow Nike Zoom TJ spikes, both signed in black marker pen, mounted in a display case with title plaque, 39 by 43 by 15cm.; sold with a Greg Rutherford signed certificate of authenticity, and a letter from The Mandie Burkmar Foundation where Rutherford had donated the spikes for a fund raising auction in March 2013, and the auction prizes brochure from the event (4) The charity described the spikes in the auction as being the the pair he wore when winning the gold medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games. However, the letter from Greg Rutherford is not as explicit and reads: "This document certifies that these Nike Athletic Spike Shoes are genuine and 100% authentic. This memorabilia has been worn and used by Greg James Rutherford MBE, Olympic Long Jump Gold Medallist at the 2012 London Olympic Games."
Notes: Olympic Games