Our Wiltshire Olympians go for gold
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MARLBOROUGH rider Andrew Nicholson admits that he was “gutted” to miss out on an individual eventing medal at London 2012 – but was more than happy to celebrate helping New Zealand secure team bronze.
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ACADEMICS have worked out that it takes 10,000 hours of training to make an Olympic champion – but they clearly haven't met Larkhill Army captain Heather Stanning and Helen Glover, who defy their proven formula with a much more simple to understand combination of dedication and determination.
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WINSLEY fencer Sophie Williams’ dream comes true on Wednesday when she represents Great Britain in the women’s individual sabre event at London 2012. The 22-year-old’s selection fore the Games, ahead of higher-ranked compatriots, caused controversy earlier this summer, but the Truro-based competitor is hoping to lay down a marker for the 2016 Olympics in Rio. “We’re all very aware that it’s fantastic to be selected but we’ve also got a job to do and we’re still focussed on that very much,” she said.
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LARKHILL army captain Heather Stanning and partner Helen Glover were carrying the hopes and expectations of a nation on their shoulders this morning as they went for gold in the Olympic final of the women's pair.
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CLAYTON and Lucinda Fredericks expressed their satisfaction with both their team and individual positions as the Little Cheverell-based couple both claimed top 10 places as the dressage phases of the Olympic eventing concluded at Greenwich Park today.
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FOUR-TIME Olympic champion Michael Johnson believes Danny Talbot can experience the joy of seeing the Union Jack raised for him at London 2012 – but only if the relay squad hoist the white flag pre race.
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BROAD Hinton Paralympian Anne Dunham filled the minor placings as Great Britain teammate Sophie Christiansen claimed a big win in an International Para-Dressage competition at Hartpury's Festival of Dressage in Gloucestershire today.
GENERAL ELECTION: CONSTITUENCIES
Your Say Your Times
I applaud John Kerry for telling China to show restraint over Hong Kong. I thought it was outrageous of China to tell everyone to mind their own business, for it is China who have reneged on their obligation in the 1984 Handover Treaty to recognise democratic autonomy in Hong Kong. It is incumbent on Britain, who has moral and treaty obligations to Hong Kong, to ensure that China does so. − Tony Stephenson, Trowbridge
I had to smile when I saw last weeks’s headline, County Hall nominated for Building Design Award. Is it any surprise when the council has spent £23m plus without any consultation with the council tax payers who are footing the bill. − Leonard R Bull, TrowbridgeMoney well spent?
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