Lawrence Clarke named GB captain for European indoors
|European Athletics Indoor Championships|
|Venue: Prague Dates: 6-8 March Coverage: Live on BBC Two, HD, Red Button, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, the BBC Sport website, mobile, the BBC Sport app and Connected TV.|
Lawrence Clarke will be Great Britain's captain for the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Czech Republic.
The 24-year-old, who recently won the British indoor 60m title, will lead the team for the event in Prague, which takes place between 5-8 March.
Clarke said: "I've worked so hard for so many years to be a part of the team and to be honoured in this way is a great privilege.
"Hopefully it will be a very successful championship."
He added: "I feel very lucky that Neil Black (British Athletics performance director) has asked me to lead the team.
"He felt it was time in my career and that I could be an inspiration to some of the team."
BBC coverage details
Friday, 6 March: 08:30-12:00, BBC Two & 11:55 & 14:45, BBC Red Button
Saturday, 7 March: 08:30-11:30, & 16:30-19:30, BBC Two & 16:55-19:00, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra
Sunday, 8 March: 13:30-17:35, BBC Two & 13:30-15:55 BBC Two Northern Ireland