Two imposters managed to sneak on to a float during the celebratory Rio 2016 parade in Manchester, the British Olympic Association confirms.
The torch will be lit in the Greek city of Olympia, the birthplace of the Ancient Olympic Games, on 21 April 2016 before being handed over to Rio 2016 organisers on 27 April after a tour around Greece. On 3 May, the Olympic Torch Re...
Great Britain's synchronised swimming duet place at the Rio 2016 Olympics is confirmed by Fina and British Swimming.
The International Olympic Committee should help with funding for the Rio Paralympics, says the vice-chairman of the British Olympic Association.
The absence of some Russian athletes will not devalue Rio 2016, says British Olympic Association chief executive Bill Sweeney.