Chelsea Warr led the Talent ID program at UK Sport

British sports performance director Chelsea Warr stepped down just six months before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

The Australian will join the Queensland Academy of Sport as chief executive officer later this year.

Warr, who joined UK Sport in 2005, was a key figure behind Britain’s successes in London 2012 and Rio 2016.

In December, he claimed that Britain could break their medal record