Here's How Team GB Have Been Preparing For The Opening Ceremony

Here's How Team GB Have Been Preparing For The Opening Ceremony

Chris York  5.08.2016
It’s nearly time - the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympics. We’re excited, you’re excited but nowhere near as much...
The Olympics Kick Off With Greased Flag-Bearers, CIA Quizzing And A Climate Change 'Lecture'

The Olympics Kick Off With Greased Flag-Bearers, CIA Quizzing And A Climate Change 'Lecture'

Sarah Ann Harris  5.08.2016
It’s four years since the London opening ceremony saw the Queen parachute into the Olympic stadium but Brazil clearly took...
10 Pictures That Prove Russian Olympians *Really* Don't Like Coming Second

10 Pictures That Prove Russian Olympians *Really* Don't Like Coming Second

Sarah Ann Harris  5.08.2016
Any sort of podium place at the Olympics or Paralympics is an incredible achievement. But some athletes are still pretty gutted to miss...
Andy Murray Kicks Off The Olympics By Almost Hitting Princess Anne In The Face

Andy Murray Kicks Off The Olympics By Almost Hitting Princess Anne In The Face

Sarah Ann Harris  5.08.2016
Our best and brightest sporting stars are gearing up for the Rio 2016 Olympics - but Andy Murray hasn’t quite kicked things...
Here's What You Need To Know About The Olympics Opening Ceremony

Here's What You Need To Know About The Olympics Opening Ceremony

Sarah Ann Harris  5.08.2016
When is the Rio Olympics opening ceremony? The Olympic Opening Ceremony begin at 8pm local time in Rio - which translates as midnight UK...
Team GB Female Athletes On How They Fuel Themselves During Rio 2016

Team GB Female Athletes On How They Fuel Themselves During Rio 2016

Amy Packham  4.08.2016
During the months leading up to Rio Olympics 2016, athletes have been undergoing gruelling training schedules to ensure they’re...
Team GB Women Athletes On How To Inspire The Next Generation Of Girls

Team GB Women Athletes On How To Inspire The Next Generation Of Girls

Brogan Driscoll  4.08.2016
If the ground-breaking ‘This Girl Can’ and ‘Like A Girl’ campaigns taught us anything, it’s that generations...
​19 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Football at the Olympic Games

​19 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Football at the Olympic Games

Jamie Spencer  4.08.2016
Football has been a core part of the Olympics for over a century, but it's far from the most prominent of competitions on the global football...
How the Public Is Divided on Transgender People in Sport

How the Public Is Divided on Transgender People in Sport

Scott Aronin  4.08.2016
The governing bodies of sport and society at large have not come to a consensus on a solution to this very complex issue. However, with...
12 Things That Show Rio Isn't *Quite* Ready For The Olympics

12 Things That Show Rio Isn't *Quite* Ready For The Olympics

Sarah Ann Harris  3.08.2016
The Olympics are almost upon us - but is Rio actually ready? For months there has been speculation about all sorts of potential issues...
The Olympic History Quiz That Will Challenge Everything You Think You Know About The Games

The Olympic History Quiz That Will Challenge Everything You Think You Know About The Games

Sarah Ann Harris  3.08.2016
Excitement is building for the Rio 2016 Olympics and the world is looking forward to the 27th summer games. But since the modern games...
Robin Chard's Family 'Touched' As Cancer Charity Donations Surpass £50K

Robin Chard's Family 'Touched' As Cancer Charity Donations Surpass £50K

Steven Hopkins  2.08.2016
A charity appeal started by a cancer survivor who died during the RideLondon-Surrey 100 cycle event has surpassed £50,000 - more...
Bernie Ecclestone's Mother-In-Law Rescued From Kidnappers In Brazil

Bernie Ecclestone's Mother-In-Law Rescued From Kidnappers In Brazil

Steven Hopkins  1.08.2016
Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law, who had been kidnapped in Brazil for a ransom of £28 million, has been freed, according...
Aitor Karanka's Middlesbrough Can Flourish in the Top Flight

Aitor Karanka's Middlesbrough Can Flourish in the Top Flight

Oli Gamp  30.07.2016
The Spaniard cut his mustard in the best possible manner - sitting in a comfy chair next to his soon-to-be adversary Jose Mourinho in the...