Friday, 5 February 2016

Jessica Ennis-Hill to miss indoor season

Olympic and World heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill has confirmed that she will will miss the indoor athletics season with an Achilles injury.

Jessica Ennis-Hill and coach Toni Minichiello, Great City Games, Manchester, May 2015

She has said that she is "really frustrated" but wants to be "100% ready" to defend her Olympic title in Rio in August.  This will be a disappointment to everyone hoping to see her at the UK Indoors on her home turf of the EIS, Sheffield on 27/28th Feb.