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					    BRITISH OLYMPIC ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCE JUDO PLAYERS TO
     REPRESENT TEAM GB AT THE ATHENS 2004 OLYMPIC GAMES

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The British Olympic Association (BOA) is today delighted to announce the following judo
players to represent Team GB at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games, which begin on August
13.
Men’s Competition
Craig Fallon -60kg
Winston Gordon -90kg

Women’s Competition
Georgina Singleton -52kg
Sophie Cox -57kg
Sarah Clark -63kg
Kate Howey -70kg
Rachel Wilding -78kg
Karina Bryant +78kg

Craig Reedie, the Chairman of the British Olympic Association said: “I am delighted to
welcome these eight judo players into Team GB following fine performances in various
qualifying events. In particular, the number of medals won in the world and European
championships over the past year ensure we have some exciting prospects to look out for in
Athens.”

Udo Quellmalz, British Judo Performance Director and Team Leader for the Athens 2004
Olympic Games said: “We are delighted to have qualified eight players through the tough
judo Olympic qualification process. The past performances of every team member shows
their potential to achieve a good result at the Games. We will now use the next few months
to ensure they are fully prepared and ready to perform to their full potential.”

For more information contact Philip Pope (ext 233) Becki Middleton (ext 215) or Mairi
Irvine (ext 247) in the BOA Media Office on 0208 871 2677 or Emma Reed, British Judo
Public Relations Officer on 01509 631 692.

				
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