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Liz McColgan, who had an unhappy Olympic marathon, will lead Britain's team at the world half-marathon championships in Palma, Majorca, on 29 September. Her first race back after Atlanta will be the BUPA Great North Run - also a half-marathon - on Tyneside on 15 September.

BRITISH TEAM (for World half-marathon championships, Palma, Majorca, 29 September): Men: M Jones (Horwich), P Makepeace (Leicester), C Robison (Spango Valley), D Swanston (Copeland), D Tune (Rotherham). Women: H Heasman (Horwich), L McColgan (Dundee), D Sanderson (Watford), H Nash (Newport), S Goldsmith (Edinburgh WM).