British fighters have a final chance to prove they deserve places in the London Olympic squad at this week's European Taekwondo Championships in Manchester.

GB set for crucial European Taekwondo Championships

British fighters have a final chance to prove they deserve places in the London Olympic squad at this week's European Taekwondo Championships in Manchester.

http://uk.mycityportal.net - Scottish taekwondo teen aims for Rio Olympics - The Courier

http://uk.mycityportal.net - Scottish taekwondo teen aims for Rio Olympics - The Courier

Meet the incredible Mahama Cho. Born in Africa, raised in the UK, overcame bullying, racial and physical abuse - now targeting Olympic taekwondo glory with Team GB...

Mahama Cho: How taekwondo saved me from a life of bullying

Meet the incredible Mahama Cho. Born in Africa, raised in the UK, overcame bullying, racial and physical abuse - now targeting Olympic taekwondo glory with Team GB...

#TeamBeardbrand's Damon Sansum (@damonsansum) is a martial artist, Olympic hopeful, and #beardsman. Check out the UK-based athlete's interview with @urban beardsman now at urbanbeardsman.com! #urbanbeardsman #taekwondo #rioolympics #2016olympics #athlete #beards #beardbrand

#TeamBeardbrand's Damon Sansum (@damonsansum) is a martial artist, Olympic hopeful, and #beardsman. Check out the UK-based athlete's interview with @urban beardsman now at urbanbeardsman.com! #urbanbeardsman #taekwondo #rioolympics #2016olympics #athlete #beards #beardbrand

Jade Jones wins Britain's first ever Olympic taekwondo gold at the age of 19 (www.telegraph.co.uk)

London 2012 Olympics: Jade Jones wins Britain's first ever Olympic taekwondo gold at the age of 19

Jade Jones wins Britain's first ever Olympic taekwondo gold at the age of 19 (www.telegraph.co.uk)

In Rio 2016 GB Taekwondo aim to build on the two medals they won at London 2012 and have teamed up with UK Sport and the English Institute of Sport for the 'Fighting Chance: Battle4Brazil'  programme, which aims to boost Great Britain's world-class academy with the recruitment of athletes from non-Olympic martial arts.

GB Taekwondo search for Rio 2016 Olympic recruits

In Rio 2016 GB Taekwondo aim to build on the two medals they won at London 2012 and have teamed up with UK Sport and the English Institute of Sport for the 'Fighting Chance: Battle4Brazil' programme, which aims to boost Great Britain's world-class academy with the recruitment of athletes from non-Olympic martial arts.

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European Champion Aaron Cook , who is self-funded after quitting the GB Taekwondo set-up last year, explains how he manages his time between training and the sponsor appearances which allow his to pay his support team.  Cook, who became an honorary Power Ranger 2011, also tells BBC Sport's Nick Hope  that the TV series inspired him to take up taekwondo at the age of five and how he wants to win multiple Olympic gold medals.

Aaron Cook's taekwondo dream inspired by the Power Rangers

European Champion Aaron Cook , who is self-funded after quitting the GB Taekwondo set-up last year, explains how he manages his time between training and the sponsor appearances which allow his to pay his support team. Cook, who became an honorary Power Ranger 2011, also tells BBC Sport's Nick Hope that the TV series inspired him to take up taekwondo at the age of five and how he wants to win multiple Olympic gold medals.

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Taekwondo: Women's -49kg & Men's -58kg preliminaries - http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/live/olympics/36816309#utm_sguid=159315,eaccb84e-0ee3-3e9f-db02-5cd2efca0e70

Taekwondo: Women's/Men's preliminaries

Taekwondo: Women's -49kg & Men's -58kg preliminaries - http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/live/olympics/36816309#utm_sguid=159315,eaccb84e-0ee3-3e9f-db02-5cd2efca0e70

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