Posted: 19 Aug 2011 | Channels: Sport

GB Athletes Set Their Sights on Gold Ahead of the World Championships

Britain’s elite athletes are set to go head to head with the best from across the world at the World Athletics Championships in Daegu. 

To prepare for competition, the Aviva GB & NI Team are in intensive training at their holding camp in Ulsan, as they look to deliver a strong performance less than one year away from the London 2012 Games.

Exclusive interviews and training footage ahead of the Championships is available with athletes including defending World Champions Jessica Ennis and Phillips Idowu, World Indoor 60m champion Dwain Chambers, World Indoor and Outdoor 800m medallist Jenny Meadows, double European Champion Mo Farah, European and Commonwealth Champion Andy Turner, as well as rising young stars Andrew Osagie, Perri Shakes Drayton and Holly Bleasdale.

The IAAF World Athletics Championships is held from the 27 August - 4th September in Daegu, South Korea. 
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