Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith will make her Olympic debut this summer after being named in the five-strong GB weightlifting squad for London 2012.

London 2012: Teenage weightlifter Zoe Smith makes Team GB

Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith will make her Olympic debut this summer after being named in the five-strong GB weightlifting squad for London 2012.

Zoe Smith proving that size doesn't matter by competing in the Women's 58kg Weightlifting event. While we wouldn't advise Mammas-to-be to start at Zoe's level, adding 5kg weights to your workout is a great way to stay toned and increase impact.

Zoe Smith proving that size doesn't matter by competing in the Women's 58kg Weightlifting event. While we wouldn't advise Mammas-to-be to start at Zoe's level, adding 5kg weights to your workout is a great way to stay toned and increase impact.

Team GB's Zoe Smith makes a 121kg (267 lbs) clean and jerk look like a walk in the park, setting a new British record

Team GB's Zoe Smith makes a 121kg (267 lbs) clean and jerk look like a walk in the park, setting a new British record

Zoe Pablo Smith GB weightlifter on accusations of looking 'manly':  "What makes you think we actually give a toss that you, personally, do not find us attractive? Shall we stop weightlifting, amend our diet in order to completely get rid of our ‘manly’ muscles, and become housewives in the sheer hope that one day you will look more favourably upon us and we might actually have a shot with you?! Cause you are clearly the kindest, most attractive type of man to grace the earth with your…

Zoe Pablo Smith GB weightlifter on accusations of looking 'manly': "What makes you think we actually give a toss that you, personally, do not find us attractive? Shall we stop weightlifting, amend our diet in order to completely get rid of our ‘manly’ muscles, and become housewives in the sheer hope that one day you will look more favourably upon us and we might actually have a shot with you?! Cause you are clearly the kindest, most attractive type of man to grace the earth with your…

Olympic Weight-Lifter Zoe Smith in response to a critic who said she was unattractive and looked like a man...

Zoe Smith - Female Olympic Weightlifter

Olympic Weight-Lifter Zoe Smith in response to a critic who said she was unattractive and looked like a man...

World championship silver medallists Imogen Bankier and Chris Adcock say they hope their success will help safeguard the future of UK badminton.

World championship success could be key to future funding

World championship silver medallists Imogen Bankier and Chris Adcock say they hope their success will help safeguard the future of UK badminton.

Britain's Olympic team bronze medallist Daniel Purvis had to settle for all-round bronze at the Glasgow World Cup.

Daniel Purvis takes World Cup bronze in Glasgow

Britain's Olympic team bronze medallist Daniel Purvis had to settle for all-round bronze at the Glasgow World Cup.

Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield all but confirmed their place at London 2012 with 10m platform victory and a personal best at the Olympic trials.

London 2012: Tom Daley & Peter Waterfield near selection

Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield all but confirmed their place at London 2012 with 10m platform victory and a personal best at the Olympic trials.

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