Sarah Adlington Selected to Represent Team GB at Tokyo 2020

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Sarah Adlington Selected to Represent Team GB at Tokyo 2020

Posted: 05/07/2021

JudoScotland judoka Sarah Adlington has been selected to represent Team GB at the Olympic Games in Tokyo later this month. Sarah will join a six-strong team at the 2020 Games, which due to covid were postponed by a year.

Having competed at national, continental, commonwealth and world levels throughout her career, Tokyo will mark Sarah’s first Olympic Games. Sarah has battled through a challenging Olympic qualification period due to the current pandemic with training interrupted and competitions cancelled.

The Olympic Games is the ultimate test for Judoka and will see tough competition through each category with Judoka competing to take home the coveted medals. The Tokyo Games will provide an extra challenge for Judoka as the sport returns to its homeland of Japan, supported by enthusiastic home crowds. Due to the current pandemic, all competitors and spectators will have to adhere to strict covid restrictions. 

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