Olympics re­main the sole fo­cus for Louis

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a mark).

“I’ve com­peted them be­fore in con­trol comps but the main one will be the Euro­peans which is where I’m go­ing to try ev­ery­thing.

“Hope­fully if I can get a bet­ter pro­file for the Games it will put it in the judges’ minds that I stand a bet­ter chance for an all-around spot.”

Purvis is also hop­ing to build on the gold medal he won in last month’s floor final of the World Cup event in Croa­tia, where he tied for first place with Greece’s Eleft­he­rios Kos­midis.

“It was a re­ally good final with all of the best peo­ple in the world so that’s what I’m go­ing to tar­get as an in­di­vid­ual,” Purvis said.

“It’s just mi­nor tweaks which will get my start value higher and hope­fully if I can pol­ish them all up then the over­all score could be a mark higher, which would be fan­tas­tic.”

WARM­ING UP: Louis Smith ahead of this week’s Euro­pean Cham­pi­onships in France.

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