With the Olympic rings looming bright on the horizon, 2019 promises to be an exciting year for prospective Team GB athletes as they start to set their focus on Tokyo 2020.
Whether it’s key qualification events for Tokyo or just an opportunity to lay down a marker against your potential Olympic rivals, the pressure really starts to ramp up in the year before a Games.
One of the first major events in the calendar is the European Indoor Championships in Glasgow at the beginning of March.
Middle-distance runner and home favourite Laura Muir will be one of the athletes competing at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow as she looks to defend the 1500m and 3000m titles she won in Belgrade two years prior.
Commonwealth Games gold medallist in the 4x100m relay Asha Philip is also set to compete in Scotland.
Later in March, the world’s best shuttlers will compete at the YONEX All England Badminton Championship at Arena Birmingham – with Chris and Gabby Adcock looking to make their mark in the mixed doubles while Olympic bronze medallists from Rio Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge will go in the men’s doubles.
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