New year, new you: Athletes share their Olympic year resolutions 

Fireworks explode above the Olympic rings as they are illuminated for the first time to mark 6 months to go to the Olympic Games at Odaiba Marine Park on 24 January 2020 (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode above the Olympic rings as they are illuminated for the first time to mark 6 months to go to the Olympic Games at Odaiba Marine Park on 24 January 2020 (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

As we enter an Olympic year, sportspeople from around the globe have taken to social media to share their goals and dreams for 2021. From training at altitude to running with dogs, here are some of the best new year's resolutions from the world of sport. 

Vicky Holland, Great Britain, Triathlon

There's no better way to get into Olympic shape than by working out with your dog.

Colleen Quigley, United States, Athletics

It's January and that can mean only one thing for USA middle-distance runner Colleen Quigley - altitude training!

Eliud Kipchoge, Kenya, Athletics

The marathon world record holder's new year's resolution seems to be as simple as you'd imagine it to be: Just. Run.

Clarisse Agbegnenou, France, Judo

For Clarisse Agbegnenou it's all about tearing up the old to get started on the new. Sentiments many of us share this year.

Charlotte Purdue, Great Britain, Athletics

2021 goals? More of the same with an 'er' on the end. It couldn't be simpler for Team GB's Charlotte Purdue.

Jacob Kiplimo, Uganda, Athletics

There'll be no holding back for Jacob Kiplimo in 2021 as he jumps right into the action.

Jade Jones, Great Britain, Taekwondo

Watch out 2021! Team GB's taekwondo sensation Jade Jones is coming for you.

Nicola Spirig, Switzerland, Triathlon

For Swiss triathlon sensation Nicola Spiring, 2021 is all about making dreams come true - no matter the size of your goals.

Aliphine Tuliamuk, USA, Athletics

As if having a baby and going to the Olympics wasn't enough, USA marathon trials winner Aliphine Tuliamuk also has a wedding to plan!