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british cyclist , Laura trott. To represent your country with a sport you love.

from Twitter

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Timed perfectly as the media started to speculate about post-Olympic blues, Cadbury sent Team GB athletes personalised 1kg bars of Dairy Milk. Dozens of top athletes, including backstroke world record holder Gemma Spofforth – a chocoholic, her Twitter bio tells us – Tweeted about their freebie to their growing list of followers, ensuring potentially millions saw the act of confectionary benevolence.


Smith proud of MBE | Team GB. Olympic medallist-turned-Strictly Come Dancing champion Louis Smith described his MBE as "without a doubt the proudest moment of my life". The Peterborough gymnast was a member of Britain's bronze medal success in the men's team competition at the London 2012 Olympics. He also won silver on the pommel horse with one of the hardest routines in the world. He said: "I'm honoured to be alongside so many other incredible sportspeople on the list.

from Mail Online

Go Team GB! Sir Chris Hoy waves the flag for Britain as he leads out our athletes to rapturous Olympic Stadium crowd

The Team GB athletes were showered in white tickertape and cheered to the rafters by the home crowd (Marine Chris Sherrington behind Great Britain sign)

Here are the worst ever Olympic nations and how some of them could finally win a medal in Rio As Team GB gears up to try and beat the record haul of 29 Olympic gold medals they secured in London four years ago there are some nations that would just like to win a single medal. Remarkably of the 206 National Olympic Committees around the world only 75 of them have ever won a medal and thats including Winter Olympics. Thats 131 countries that will head to Rio this summer hoping to see one…