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He said: “Jazmin Sawyers, Steph Twell and Lee Emanuel, all European medallists who should be looking to make a statement of intent for 2017 by repeating those performances and finishing on the podium in Belgrade.”
Sawyers herself took to Twitter to speak of her delight about the call up saying: “So happy and excited to be picked for the European indoor champs!! Belgrade, see you soon!”
Lichfield scrum-half Natasha Hunt has revealed that she is struggling to adapt to life back in the Women’s Rugby Premiership after a summer at the Olympics.
Double Olympic Gold Medalist Laura Trott says she’s looking forward to riding for Stoke-on-Trent based women’s Cycling team Matrix Pro.
The team turned professional, gaining its Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) status after five years as a national team.
Team GB medal hopeful Rowan Cheshire’s Olympic dream is in the balance after she was knocked unconscious in training.
The Alsager skier, who learnt her sport at the Stoke-on-Trent ski centre, was in training for her Olympic debut in the women’s ski halfpipe at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park when the accident took place.
Team GB hockey star Sally Walton met sporty students at the City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College to inspire them to go for gold.
More than 50 students were involved at the Fenton Manor Sports Complex event where Walton gave a workshop on successful team building.