GB’s Chris Adcock and Imogen Bankier guaranteed themselves at least a bronze medal last night at the European Championships when they won another thriller with GB rivals Nathan Robertson and Jenny Wallwork in Karlskrona, Sweden.
Paula Radcliffe may not take up her place in the London 2012 marathon unless she is in top condition, her childhood friend and potential team-mate, Liz Yelling, has revealed.
GB Boxing has selected Nicola Adams, Natasha Jonas (pictured) and Savannah Marshall for the 2012 International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women’s World Boxing Championships in China next month, in an event that acts as the sole qualifier for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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Legendary runner Liz McColgan has signed up to take part in RelayGB – the world record attempt for the most back to back marathons in May – and needs at least 30 more Scots to join her.
Following both their third round victories yesterday, Britain’s top two mixed doubles pairs will meet in the quarter-finals of the European Championships in Sweden.
Competing in the 70kg field next week in Russia at the Judo European Championships will be Sally Conway, Samoa World Cup winner and Olympic Test Event silver medallist, who will be hoping to win a medal and secure her place on the Olympic GB team.
The online poll by UK Athletics (UKA) which featured every gold medal winning performance in the post World War era, was launched last week and asked athletics fans across the UK to vote on which spine tingling moment held the most significance.
Danielle Shorten has won gold at the U21 Europe and Africa Waterski Championships held by the South African Waterski Federation at Lake Grappa.
Although the word “canoeing” is used as a general term to describe any form of paddlesport, in the Olympic programme it refers specifically to the discipline in which athletes kneel in the boat and use a single-bladed paddle.