With the year-to-go to the Olympics party kicking off in London yesterday one potential medal winner was conspicuous by her absence.
Jessica Ennis, who is set to be the ‘face’ of the Games, was training at the English Institute of Sport instead.
Heptathlete Ennis is aware of the fame coming her way if she wins gold next year. But she knows only hard work will get her to the podium’s top step.
See The Star on Friday for the full interview