Tokyo 2020 news - First seven Team GB members of athletics squad confirmed for Olympics this summer
Team GB have named their first seven athletics competitors for the Olympics. Tokyo 2020 takes place this summer. All the branding remains from the delayed competition with Tokyo 2020 now slated to run from July 23 to August 8, 2021. You can watch the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo live on Eurosport, eurosport.co.uk and the Eurosport app.
Benjamin Connor, Stephanie Davis and Christopher Thompson confirm qualification of representing Great Britain in the marathon
Thompson and Davis finished inside the qualifying times at marathon trials in Kew Gardens, London back in March. Connor, who had set the qualifying standard in the previous race, finished behind Thompson.
Hawkins had already qualified, while Piasecki and two-time Olympian Twell achieved the qualification standard in 2019.