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MAKE MOVES TO PROTECT YOUR SKIN

RESEARCH SHOWS THAT ATHLETES ARE AT A HIGHER RISK OF SKIN CANCERS THAN THE REST OF THE POPULATION. IT’S TIME TO TAKE ACTION, SAYS PETA BEE

BE honest, how often do you slap on sunscreen before you train? According to statistics from a major new campaign that aims to raise awareness of skin cancer among athletes, the likelihood is not often enough. All forms of skin cancer are on the rise in the UK. Protecting skin with high-factor sun creams even on the relatively dull days of a British summer, right through to at least the end of September, can render the disease more preventable. Yet sun-worshippers aren’t the only ones to flout basic sun sense rules – athletes are notoriously bad at covering up.

Study: 40% of athletes fail to apply sunscreen for training
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THE BIG INTERVIEW 16 SEREN BUNDY-DAVIES The Trafford athlete on her late rise to the top of British women’s one-lap running SPOTLIGHT 20 WHERE ARE THEY NOW? British 200m record-holder John Regis on his life now as an athlete manager 24 ALAN PERKINS Catching up with the 1958 National champion NEWS 6 Martyn Rooney allowed Euro 400m defence 8 Greg Rutherford on his jumping garden party 9 Perri Shakes-Drayton back in action 12 Emily Diamond: ‘why I switched from tennis’ STATISTICS 30 ROAD TO RIO The in-depth history of the women’s relays at the Olympic Games PERFORMANCE 32 Sports science news 34 Why athletes are at great risk of skin cancer 36 Finishing speed in the middle-distance events 38 Product reviews – colourful kit TALKING POINT 26 Understanding how athletics is viewed is key to its increased success ACTION 44 BIRMINGHAM GRAND PRIX Mo Farah sets UK record, while David Rudisha and Asbel Kiprop are also in form 52 ROME DIAMOND LEAGUE Almaz Ayana clocks the second quickest ever 5000m as Greg Rutherford also takes win RESULTS & FIXTURES 56 Results, including national league action 72 Oslo Diamond League preview 75 Comprehensive fixtures guide REGULARS 40 YOUR SAY 42 YOUNG ATHLETE 78 QUIZ CORNER 82 DIP FINISH

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