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.

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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…

Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith has had her personal Olympic funding restored after showing a "number of positive changes" in recent months. Nick Hope reports.

Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith has had her personal Olympic funding restored after showing a "number of positive changes" in recent months. Nick Hope reports.

It was a anxious set of athletes who took to the stage of the Postmill Centre in South Normanton, Derbyshire last weekend for the final London 2012 trials  .

London 2012: Nervous wait for GB weightlifters after Olympic trials

It was a anxious set of athletes who took to the stage of the Postmill Centre in South Normanton, Derbyshire last weekend for the final London 2012 trials .

Weightlifter Zoe Smith has quit her A-levels to focus on qualifying for the 2012 Olympics. The Londoner won Commonwealth bronze in Delhi last year, but has spoken about the difficulties of combining training, studying and competing. Nick Hope reports.

Weightlifter Zoe Smith has quit her A-levels to focus on qualifying for the 2012 Olympics. The Londoner won Commonwealth bronze in Delhi last year, but has spoken about the difficulties of combining training, studying and competing. Nick Hope reports.

Scotland's Commonwealth silver medallist Peter Kirkbride  says he is confident he can attain the Olympic 'A' standard ahead of London 2012.

London 2012: GB weightlifter Peter Kirkbride hopes for injury-free 2012

Scotland's Commonwealth silver medallist Peter Kirkbride says he is confident he can attain the Olympic 'A' standard ahead of London 2012.

Britain's Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith  believes she can achieve the 2012 qualifying standard at the World Championships in Paris on Tuesday.

Britain's Zoe Smith aims for Olympic qualifying standard in Paris

Britain's Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith believes she can achieve the 2012 qualifying standard at the World Championships in Paris on Tuesday.

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