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Laura Muir: Scottish Athlete of Year still coming to terms with Olympic success

Laura Muir says her maiden Olympic medal success still feels "very odd" as she celebrates a landmark year by being named Scotland's top athlete. The 28-year-old made up for a series of near misses in world and Olympic finals with 1500m silver at the Tokyo Games.

bbc.com ,  8d 49
Laura Muir: Scottish Athlete of Year still coming to terms with Olympic success

Laura Muir scoops Scottish Athlete of the Year award as she targets further success

Laura Muir is still coming to terms with her Olympic medal success more than two months on from Tokyo – but insists it helps fuel her future ambitions. The 1500m silver medallist was named 4J Studios Scottish Athlete of the Year for 2021 at the 4J Annual Awards on Saturday night in Glasgow.

www-tmp.thenational.scot ,  8d 3
Laura Muir scoops Scottish Athlete of the Year award as she targets further success

Laura Muir wins Scottish Athlete of the Year as fellow Tokyo medallist Owen Miller scoops Para award

Laura Muir is still coming to terms with her Olympic medal success more than two months on from Tokyo – but insists it helps fuel her future ambitions. The 1500m silver medallist was named 4J Studios Scottish Athlete of the Year for 2021 at the 4J Annual Awards on Saturday night in Glasgow.

scotsman.com ,  8d 0
Laura Muir wins Scottish Athlete of the Year as fellow Tokyo medallist Owen Miller scoops Para award

Track star from Beith called up for Scotland Commonwealth Games team

Beith track star called up for Scotland Commonwealth team Beith track star Jemma Reekie has been selected to represent Scotland at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. With under 300 days to go until Birmingham 2022, the first athletes to be selected for Team Scotland have been revealed.

ardrossanherald.com ,  11d 0
Track star from Beith called up for Scotland Commonwealth Games team

Children at Orkney hospital given mini Tesla to drive themselves to appointments

Children at an Orkney hospital have started cruising through the corridors in style, after a mini Tesla was donated to the facility by a car owners club. Balfour Hospital in Kirkwall recently became the latest in the country to be gifted a tiny vehicle by Tesla Owners UK for use by its youngest patients.

pressandjournal.co.uk ,  12d 0
Children at Orkney hospital given mini Tesla to drive themselves to appointments

Olympic silver medallist Laura Muir targets Commonwealth gold for Team Scotland

Muir, Josh Kerr, Jake Wightman, Eilish McColgan, Jemma Reekie and Andy Butchart have been selected after impressing in Tokyo. Laura Muir targeted Commonwealth gold after being named among the first Team Scotland athletes selected for Birmingham 2022. Muir, Josh Kerr, Jake Wightman, Eilish McColgan, Jemma Reekie and Andy Butchart have all been chosen on the back of their performances at the Tokyo Olympics.

guernseypress.com ,  13d 0
Olympic silver medallist Laura Muir targets Commonwealth gold for Team Scotland

Edinburgh duo Josh Kerr and Jake Wightman among Scottish track stars selected for 2022 Commonwealth Games

Edinburgh duo Josh Kerr and Jake Wightman are among the first track stars to be selected for Team Scotland at next summer's Commonwealth Games. The Capital athletes were named alongside Laura Muir, Eilish McColgan, Jemma Reekie and Andy Butchart as the countdown begins to the 2022 event due to be staged in Birmingham in less than 300 days time.

edinburghnews.scotsman.com ,  13d 0
Edinburgh duo Josh Kerr and Jake Wightman among Scottish track stars selected for 2022 Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games: Laura Muir & Josh Kerr to run for Scotland at Birmingham 2022

Scottish Olympic medallists Laura Muir and Josh Kerr have had their Commonwealth Games places confirmed. Eilish McColgan, Jemma Reekie, Jake Wightman and Andy Butchart will also be in the Birmingham 2022 team after their summer achievements in Tokyo. The event runs from 28 July to 8 August next year.

bbc.com ,  13d 0
Commonwealth Games: Laura Muir & Josh Kerr to run for Scotland at Birmingham 2022

Beith athlete selected for next year's Commonwealth Games Scotland squad

Commonwealth Games 2022: Jemma Reekie selected for Scotland Beith track star Jemma Reekie has been selected to represent Scotland at next year's Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. With under 300 days to go until Birmingham 2022, the first athletes to be selected for Team Scotland for next summer’s Commonwealth Games have been revealed.

ardrossanherald.com ,  13d 0
Beith athlete selected for next year's Commonwealth Games Scotland squad

Olympic medallist Laura Muir nominated for European Female Athlete of the Year

Laura Muir is in the running for European Women’s Athlete of the Year from the continent's sporting body after her sensational silver-winning run at this year’s Olympic Games. The 28-year-old, a 1500m silver medallist in Tokyo earlier this year is on European Athletics’ shortlist for the prestigious award, currently held by Russian high jumper Mariya Lasitskene who is also nominated in the Golden Tracks awards.

scotsman.com ,  19d 0
Olympic medallist Laura Muir nominated for European Female Athlete of the Year

Scots olympic champ Laura Muir has raked in almost £1million from track success

The qualified vet, from Milnathort, Kinross-shire, will soon see her income soar higher, with ­sponsors keen to sign her up. Laura Muir has raked in almost £1million from her track success. The 28-year-old won silver in the women’s 1500m at the Tokyo ­Olympics last month and set a new British record.

dailyrecord.co.uk ,  22d 0
Scots olympic champ Laura Muir has raked in almost £1million from track success

What Olympic and Paralympic stars think of the new Alexander Stadium

Laura Muir and Kadeena Cox to compete at Commonwealth Games 2022 Major athletes Kadeena Cox and Laura Muir have visited Alexander Stadium to inspect building progress and announce their goal to compete at next year's Commonwealth Games. The athletes even tested out the new warm up track installed on the site - and they seem impressed.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  25d 0
What Olympic and Paralympic stars think of the new Alexander Stadium

Laura Muir: Olympic silver medallist sets sights on Birmingham 2022 medal for Scotland

Olympic silver medallist Laura Muir says she has "unfinished business" with the Commonwealth Games as she targets a medal for Scotland at Birmingham 2022. Muir, who finished on the podium for the 1500m in Tokyo during the summer, missed the 2018 Commonwealths in Gold Coast to focus on her studies.

bbc.com ,  26d 1
Laura Muir: Olympic silver medallist sets sights on Birmingham 2022 medal for Scotland

Laura Muir cannot wait for Birmingham Games

Laura Muir claims she has “unfinished business” with the Commonwealth Games after confirming her intention to compete at Birmingham 2022. The Olympic 1500 metre silver medallist is facing a hectic schedule next year with the Games, which take place between July 28 and August 8, sandwiched between the World and European Championships.

expressandstar.com ,  27d 0
Laura Muir cannot wait for Birmingham Games

Laura Muir vows to keep moving forward despite uncertainty at UK Athletics

Muir won 1500m silver at the Tokyo Olympics in the summer. Laura Muir vowed to remain focused amid UK Athletics’ coaching changes and insisted patience is needed with the post-Olympic fallout. The 28-year-old, who won 1500m Olympic silver this summer, is keeping calm despite the potential problems at UKA.

guernseypress.com ,  27d 0
Laura Muir vows to keep moving forward despite uncertainty at UK Athletics

Laura Muir all in to bring Commonwealth Games title back to Scotland

Laura Muir going all in to bring Commonwealth Games title back to Scotland LAURA Muir has revealed she is all in for next summer’s Commonwealth Games and the chance to bring a title home to Scotland. The Olympic 1500 metres silver medallist has joined the list of those who will ignore calls from UK Athletics to prioritise the world and European championships and instead plan to line up in Birmingham.

glasgowtimes.co.uk ,  27d 0
Laura Muir all in to bring Commonwealth Games title back to Scotland

Laura Muir calls for patience amid post-Olympics fall-out

Laura Muir vowed to remain focused amid UK Athletics' coaching changes and insisted patience is needed with the post-Olympic fallout. The 28-year-old, who won 1500m Olympic silver this summer, is keeping calm despite the potential problems at UKA. Some of Britain's leading athletes have reportedly discussed quitting their UKA contracts, giving up their funding, amid concerns over coaching cuts.

scotsman.com ,  27d 0
Laura Muir calls for patience amid post-Olympics fall-out