Source: David Powell

Team GB celebrate inspirational women

To mark tomorrow’s International Women’s Day, and celebrate the women who inspired a nation, Team GB reflect on Rio 2016 and its greatest Olympic Games for women’s sport while asking fans to talk about the women who inspire them, using #SheInspiresMe. As the world looked towards Rio last summer, Team GB prepared to take its highest

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Source: Koen Suyk

Team GB stars dominate New Year’s Honours List

Following a record-breaking year for Team GB, Olympic athletes have once again been recognised in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list. The list of awards includes a damehood for Katherine Grainger, the first female Olympian to win five medals at five games, for services to rowing and charity; and a damehood for Jessica Ennis-Hill for

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Source: Frank Uijlenbroek

Rio stars honoured at the 2016 Team GB Ball

Team GB’s hockey gold medallists were the big winners at the inaugural Team GB Awards last night with the squad picking up three of the five categories. Danny Kerry won Coach of the Year while the BBC Moment of the Games and the publically voted Great Britain’s Choice Award, presented by Aldi, both went to

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Source: Frank Uijlenbroek

Team GB and women’s hockey honoured at the 2016 ANOC Awards

The British Olympic Association has this evening been named the Most Successful National Olympic Committee of the Year at the 2016 Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) General Assembly. The ANOC Awards also saw British success in the Women’s Team of the Year category, with Team GB’s women’s hockey team recognised following their gold medal

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Source: Loughborough University

Nominees announced for the BOA’s Athletes’ Commission

Eighteen Olympians will stand for election for the British Olympic Association’s (BOA) Athletes’ Commission after voting opened for athletes last week. The Commission, which was created in 2010 to bring the perspective and expertise of Olympic athletes to the many initiatives and programmes operated by the BOA, ensures that the athletes’ voice is at the

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Source: Frank Uijlenbroek

Team GB’s ‘Great Britain’s Choice Award’

The British Olympic Association (BOA) is encouraging the nation to vote for the Olympian whose performance inspired them the most at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games as the online ballot opens for Team GB’s ‘Great Britain’s Choice Award’. The award, presented by Team GB’s official supermarket partner Aldi, will feature as part of the inaugural

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Rio 2016 heroes enjoy homecoming celebration

Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic medalists received a heroes’ welcome on Wednesday when they celebrated their stunning summer of sporting success with students and staff at the University of Bath. Six Team GB and ParalympicsGB athletes who train at the University’s world-class Sports Training Village – athletes Paul Blake, Emily Diamond and Eilidh Doyle plus

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