British Sailing Team reveals Tokyo 2020 posters

To mark the one-year countdown to the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the British Sailing Team has released a collection of iconic posters celebrating its selected sailors. The set of ten posters feature all 15 athletes picked to represent Team GB at Tokyo 2020, including defending gold medallists Giles Scott and Hannah Mills. Each image

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Source: Mike Lee KLC Fotos

Tokyo Olympic Games Rugby Sevens schedule confirmed

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games organising committee and the International Olympic Committee have announced the revised competition schedule for the Tokyo Olympic Games which were postponed by a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic with the Opening Ceremony now set for 23 July 2021. In a reverse from the previous edition in Rio, the men’s

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Source: World Rugby

Forrest announces Team GB Sevens Olympic training squad

Scott Forrest, the Team GB Sevens Coach, has announced a preliminary training squad of 24 to compete for the 13 places available in the GB Olympic squad for Tokyo: Holly Aitchison (England) Keira Bevan (Wales) Abbie Brown (England) Abi Burton (England) Heather Fisher (England) Deborah Fleming (England) Megan Gaffney (Scotland) Sydney Gregson (England) Hannah Jones

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Source: Team GB

Shauna Coxsey to make Olympic debut in Tokyo

Shauna Coxsey has become the first sport climber selected to represent Team GB at the Olympic Games. Coxsey, a two-time overall World Cup winner in her favoured bouldering discipline, will be part of climbing’s Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games this summer. The 27-year-old from Runcorn is the country’s most successful ever athlete in

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British Olympic and Paralympic sports prepare for launch of OTT platform

A ground-breaking initiative to develop a digital and an Over-The-Top (OTT) broadcast platform for British Olympic and Paralympic sports has today been announced by a group of leading sports’ National Governing Bodies, UK Sport, the British Olympic Association and British Paralympic Association. In their first move, the collective of British sports’ bodies have appointed Dominic

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GB Rugby Sevens coaching structure confirmed

Great Britain Rugby Sevens have confirmed the wider coaching structure for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. James Rodwell will assist Simon Amor in the men’s programme while Charlie Hayter will work alongside women’s head coach Scott Forrest. Rodwell, the most capped rugby sevens player of all time, was a pivotal member of the Team GB

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