She has high hopes of a gold medal to cap a fantastic career which has been building to this point.
Here we look at Holly's background as she goes for glory in the Olympic Stadium.
Things can change quickly in the transfer market and Preston North End have come to life after Huddersfield win
PNE player ratings vs Luton Town as Ben Whiteman and Liam Lindsay steal the show in hard-fought win
Match Report: Luton Town 0-1 Preston North End - Brad Potts stunner gives North End first Championship win
Preston North End boss felt his side found a way after wonder goal sees them past Luton Town
Luton Town boss says best team didn't win after Championship defeat to Preston North End
Name: Holly Bethan Bradshaw (nee Bleasdale)
Born: Preston, November 2, 1991
Event: Pole vault
A former pupil at Parklands High School, Chorley, Bradshaw also attended Runshaw College in Leyland from 2008 to 2010.
She is studying for a degree in Sports Exercise and Science at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Bradshaw is the current pole vault British record holder indoors and outdoors, with clearances of 4.87 metres (2012 indoors) and 4.90 metres (2021 outdoors).
She won a bronze medal at the 2012 World Indoor Championships, a gold at the 2013 European Indoor Championships, bronze at the 2018 European Championships, and a silver medal at the 2019 European Indoor Championships.
She also won at the 2018 Athletics World Cup.
Pole vault record
Representing Great Britain:
World Indoor Championships: Bronze medal – 2012, Istanbul
European Championships: Bronze medal – 2018, Berlin
European Indoor Championships: Gold medal – 2013, Gothenburg; Silver medal – 2019, Glasgow; Bronze medal – 2021, Torun
Athletics World Cup: Gold medal – 2018, London
World Junior Championships: Bronze medal – 2010, Moncton
Thanks for reading. If you value what we do and are able to support us, a digital subscription is just £1 per month for the first two months. Try us today by clicking here