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Whelan claims strong sixth at World University Games

Two-time Olympic gymnast Hannah Whelan secured a strong sixth place in the all-around competition at the World University Games in Kazan.

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GB gymnasts smash medal target

Great Britain's artistic gymnasts surpassed all expectations and smashed their medal target in their most successful ever Olympic Games.

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Tunney makes her mark

Great Britain gymnast Rebecca Tunney might not have won an Olympic medal but the teenager from Ashton-under-Lyne has certainly made a big impres...

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British gymnastics pair chase pack

Great Britain gymnasts Hannah Whelan and Rebecca Tunney looked to be out of medal contention at the halfway point of the women's individual Olym...

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Hester leads equestrian hopes

Helen Glover and Heather Stanning and Bradley Wiggins kicked off Britain's gold rush on Wednesday and here we take a look at medal hopes for Thu...

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Biography

Hannah Whelan is a former national all-around champion and was the youngest member of the British team at the 2008 Beijing Games.At the age of six, she persuaded her mum to take her to gymnastic classes and she was spotted as a talent and started training under Helen Hall at South Manchester Gymnastics Club.She trains 30 hours a week and is studying for a degree in sports development. She now trains with three-time world champion Beth Tweddle and her coach Amanda Reddin in Liverpool.