Team GB lineup for Rio 2016 complete

Team GB lineup for Rio 2016 complete

19 July 2016 / 14:33
After four years on the Road to Rio, Team GB can finally announce its full lineup of 366 athletes that will head to this summer's Olympic Games. 

It is the largest delegation for 24 years with the athletes set to compete across 23 sports in Brazil.

Rio 2016 will see Team GB include more female athletes than ever before at an away Games with 164 women (44.8%) and 202 men (55.2%).

Team GB also includes its most experienced athlete ever at the Olympic Games with Nick Skelton set for his seventh appearance. 

In total 151 athletes and 65 medallists from London 2012 will compete at Rio 2016 with 13 silver medallists and 25 bronze medallists, including eight from the women’s hockey team, returning. Rio 2016 will also be a first away Games for 303 athletes.

The youngest athlete selected to Team GB is 16-year-old Amy Tinkler (Gymnastics – Artistic) while the oldest is John Whitaker (Equestrian – Jumping) who will turn 61 on the day of the Opening Ceremony on August 5.

See the full team below!

Diving

Marathon Swimming

Swimming

SynchroSwimming

Archery

Athletics

Badminton

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Equestrian

Fencing

Golf

Gymnastics

Mens Hockey

WomensHockey

Judo

ModernPen

Rowing

Rugby 7s Men

Rugby7s Women

SailingFB

Shooting

Table Tennis

Taekwondo

Tennis

Triathlon FB

Weightlifting