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Posted: 09 Mar 2010 | Channels:

Medal Success Predicted For GB Athletes As The Team Departs For World Championships

TUESDAY 9 MARCH 2010: Exclusive interview footage is available of the Aviva GB & NI Athletics team, who depart today for the World Athletics Championships in Doha.

Members of the team, including top medal hopes Jessica Ennis, Jenny Meadows and Dwain Chambers, give their thoughts on the meet and their anticipated performance. UK Athletics Head Coach Charles Van Commenee also predicts that the team will have a strong performance, bringing home as many as five medals at the event.

Footage includes interviews with the following:
• Charles Van Commenee – UK Athletics Head Coach
• Dwain Chambers – 60m
• Jessica Ennis – Pentathlon
• Jenny Meadows – 800m
• Harry Aikines-Aryeetey – 60m
• Richard Buck – 400m
• Dale Garland – 400m
• Andrew Osagie – 800m
• Ed Aston – 800m
• Tim Bayley – 1500m
• Scott Overall – 3,000m
• Richard Buck – 4x400m
• Dale Garland – 4x400m
• Chris Clarke – 4x400m
• Nigel Levine – 4x400m
• Conrad Williams – 4x400m
• Luke Lennon-Ford – 4x400m
• Samson Oni – High Jump
• Tom Parsons – High jump
• Victoria Barr – 4x400m
• Steve Lewis – Pole Vault
• Kate Dennison – Pole Vault
• Kelly Sotherton (injured)

The IAAF World Indoor Athletics Championships run from Friday 12 – Sunday 14 March 2010.

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FEED DATE: TUESDAY 9 MARCH 2010
FEED TIME: 12:00 – 12:30 GMT

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