RIO 2016 Great Britain Olympic Medal Count – 2nd place

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RIO 2016 Great Britain Olympic Medal Count – 2nd place

Medal haul includes 27 Gold, 23 Silver and 17 Bronze giving Team GB 67 Medals in total.

Well the Olympics have drawn to a close with a climactic end.
Our small amazing little nation achieving second place in the medal standings.
Team GB havin their most successful ever games.

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rio-2016-olympics-medals_1hko0oaxehu981n9pd27g1h4z9How proud we are of all our athletes, on what world stage should our little islands sportsmen and women out perform and outshine super nations like China, Russia and Germany. We shouldn’t but we so did.
This collective performance just goes to show that we are a nation of dedicated, determined and focused individuals. Proud to be British, proud to perform and so proud of our achievements.

Paying specific attention to cycling our dominance was clear both on road and track with a medal haul of epic proportion. I hope one day in the not too distant future we have more athletes who were inspired by these games and our wonderful sport and they go on to achieve the same rewards, maybe one of you will be riding a Paragon Bike.

These few weeks are the pinnacle of a lifetimes hard work for each and every one of our sports stars. If you achieved a medal fantastic and well done, if you missed out continue to believe and yours will be realised over the coming years.

We can’t wait for 2020

Now we settle down and look forward to tomorrow as we support our Paralympians. Let’s see if we can match last months success over the next 10 days.
September 7th to the 18th our little, proud, amazing nation goes into battle once again.

Good luck Team GB, as a nation we thank you.

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Event Athlete Date
Athletics: Men’s 5000m Mohamed Farah 21/08/2016
Boxing: Women’s Fly (51kg) Nicola Adams 20/08/2016
Canoe Sprint: Kayak Single (K1) 200m Men Liam Heath 20/08/2016
Hockey: Women Great Britain 19/08/2016
Equestrian: Jumping Individual Nick Skelton 19/08/2016
Taekwondo: Women -57kg Jade Jones 19/08/2016
Triathlon: Men Alistair Brownlee 18/08/2016
Sailing: 470 Women Great Britain 18/08/2016
Cycling Track: Men’s Keirin Jason Kenny 16/08/2016
Cycling Track: Women’s Omnium Laura Trott 16/08/2016
Sailing: Finn Men Giles Scott 16/08/2016
Equestrian: Dressage Individual Charlotte Dujardin 15/08/2016
Tennis: Men’s Singles Andy Murray 15/08/2016
Cycling Track: Men’s Sprint Jason Kenny 14/08/2016
Gymnastics Artistic: Men’s Pommel Horse Max Whitlock 14/08/2016
Golf: Men’s Individual Stroke Play Justin Rose 14/08/2016
Gymnastics Artistic: Men’s Floor Exercise Max Whitlock 14/08/2016
Athletics: Men’s 10,000m Mohamed Farah 14/08/2016
Cycling Track: Women’s Team Pursuit Great Britain 14/08/2016
Rowing: Men’s Eight Great Britain 13/08/2016
Cycling Track: Men’s Team Pursuit Great Britain 12/08/2016
Rowing: Men’s Four Great Britain 12/08/2016
Rowing: Women’s Pair Great Britain 12/08/2016
Cycling Track: Men’s Team Sprint Great Britain 11/08/2016
Diving: Men’s Synchronised 3m Springboard Great Britain 10/08/2016
Canoe Slalom: Kayak (K1) Men Joseph Clarke 10/08/2016
Swimming: Men’s 100m Breaststroke Adam Peaty 08/08/2016

 

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Event Athlete Date
Boxing: Men’s Super Heavy (+91kg) Joe Joyce 21/08/2016
Taekwondo: Men -80kg Lutalo Muhammad 20/08/2016
Triathlon: Men Jonathan Brownlee 18/08/2016
Canoe Sprint: Kayak Double (K2) 200m Men Great Britain 18/08/2016
Diving: Men’s 3m Springboard Jack Laugher 16/08/2016
Cycling Track: Women’s Sprint Rebecca James 16/08/2016
Cycling Track: Men’s Omnium Mark Cavendish 15/08/2016
Cycling Track: Men’s Sprint Callum Skinner 14/08/2016
Gymnastics Artistic: Men’s Pommel Horse Louis Smith 14/08/2016
Sailing: RS:X Men Nick Dempsey 14/08/2016
Athletics: Women’s Heptathlon Jessica Ennis-Hill 14/08/2016
Swimming: Men’s 4 x 100m Medley Relay Great Britain 14/08/2016
Cycling Track: Women’s Keirin Rebecca James 13/08/2016
Rowing: Women’s Eight Great Britain 13/08/2016
Equestrian: Dressage Team Great Britain 13/08/2016
Swimming: Women’s 800m Freestyle Jazz Carlin 13/08/2016

 

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Event Athlete Date
Gymnastics Trampoline: Women Bryony Page 12/08/2016
Rugby Sevens: Men’s Rugby Sevens Great Britain 11/08/2016
Canoe Slalom: Canoe Double (C2) Men Great Britain 11/08/2016
Rowing: Women’s Double Sculls Great Britain 11/08/2016
Swimming: Men’s 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay Great Britain 10/08/2016
Swimming: Women’s 200m Individual Medley Siobhan-Marie O’connor 10/08/2016
Swimming: Women’s 400m Freestyle Jazz Carlin 08/08/2016
Athletics: Women’s 4 x 400m Relay Great Britain 21/08/2016
Taekwondo: Women +67kg Bianca Walkden 21/08/2016
Triathlon: Women Vicky Holland 20/08/2016
Athletics: Women’s 4 x 100m Relay Great Britain 20/08/2016
Badminton: Men’s Doubles Great Britain 19/08/2016
Boxing: Men’s Light Heavy (81kg) Joshua Buatsi 18/08/2016
Cycling Track: Women’s Sprint Katy Marchant 16/08/2016
Gymnastics Artistic: Men’s Horizontal Bar Nile Wilson 16/08/2016
Gymnastics Artistic: Women’s Floor Exercise Amy Tinkler 16/08/2016
Athletics: Women’s Hammer Throw Sophie Hitchon 15/08/2016
Athletics: Men’s Long Jump Greg Rutherford 14/08/2016
Gymnastics Artistic: Men’s Individual All-Around Max Whitlock 10/08/2016
Judo: Women -70 kg Sally Conway 10/08/2016
Shooting: Double Trap Men Steven Scott 10/08/2016
Cycling Road: Men’s Individual Time Trial Christopher Froome 10/08/2016
Diving: Men’s Synchronised 10m Platform Great Britain 08/08/2016
Shooting: Trap Men Edward Ling 08/08/2016

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