Team GB’s 43 Gold Medalists

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Great Britain and Northern Ireland (Team GB) won 29 Gold medals at this summer’s London 2012 Olympics. It took the dedication, sacrifice and hard work of 43 individual athletes to achieve.

 

Team GB - The 42 olympic gold medalists
Team GB – The 43 olympic gold medalists

 

Athletics gold medals

Greg Rutherford – Long Jump
Jessica Ennis – heptathlon
Alister Brownlee – Triathlon
Mo Farah – 5000m & 10,000m

Tennis gold medal

Andy Murray – Singles – (Also a silver medal in mixed doubles)

Equestrian gold medals

Charlotte Dujardin – Individual & Team
Laura Bechtolsheimer – team dressage (also a bronze medal in individual dressage)
Scott Brash – team jumping
Peter Charles – team jumping
Carl Hester – team dressage
Ben Maher – Jumping
Nick Skelton – Team Jumping

Cycling gold medals

Laura Trott – Omnium & Team Pursuit
Victoria Pendleton – Keirin (also a silver medal in the sprint)
Ed Clancy – team pursuit (also bronze medal in the omnium)
Bradley Wiggins – Time Trial
Peter Kennaugh – Team Pursuit
Philip Hinds – Team Sprit
Joanna Rowsell – Team Pursuit
Geraint Thomas – Team Pursuit
Steven Burke – team pursuit
Dani King – team pursuit
Chris Hoy – Keirin & Team Sprint
Jason Kenny – Sprint & Team Sprint

Shooting gold medal

Peter Wilson – Double Trap

boxing gold medals

Nicola Adams – Flyweight
Luke Campbell – Bantamweight
Anthony Joshua – Super Heavyweight

Taekwondo gold medals

Jade Jones – Taekwondo gold medal – 57kg

Canoe gold medals

Tim Baillie – Slalom Double C2
Etienne Stott – Slalom Double C2
Ed McKeever – Sprint Kayak Single K1 200m

Rowing gold medals

Helen Glover – pair
Katherine Grainger – Double Sculls
Alex Gregory – Men’s Four
Andrew Triggs Hodge – Men’s Four
Katherine Copeland – Lightweight Double Sculls
Tom James – Men’s Four
Peter Reed – Men’s Four
Sophie Hosking – Lightweight Double Sculls
Heather Stanning – Pair
Anna Watkins – Double Sculls

Sailing gold medal

Ben Ainslie – Sailing – Finn

 

 

 

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