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Beijing Olympics 2008

Photos from Beijing

A selection of photographs of Loughborough Athletes, click on a photograph to view a larger version.

CLICK HERE for photos from the Loughborough alumni event.

Rooney runs anchor in the 4x400m relay final

Rooney runs anchor in the 4x400m relay final

Lisa Dobriskey just misses out on a medal with 4th in the 1500m

Lisa Dobriskey just misses out on a medal with 4th in the 1500m

Rooney is first to cross the line in the 4x400m heats

Rooney is first to cross the line in the 4x400m heats

David Davies touches 2nd for silver in the men's 10k swim

David Davies touches 2nd for silver in the men's 10k swim

Steve Lewis misses the mark in the Pole Vault

Steve Lewis misses the mark in the Pole Vault

Lisa Dobriskey qualifies for the 1500m final

Lisa Dobriskey qualifies for the 1500m final

Martyn Rooney sets a lifetime best in the 400m semi final

Martyn Rooney sets a lifetime best in the 400m semi final

An exhausted Davies collapses after is 10k swim

An exhausted Davies collapses after is 10k swim for silver

Andy Turner misses out in the 110m Hurdle semis

Andy Turner misses out in the 110m Hurdle semis

Michelle Carey in the 400m Hurdles heats

Michelle Carey in the 400m Hurdles heats

Lee McConnell in the 400m semis

Lee McConnell in the 400m semis

Jeanette Kwakye finishes 6th in 100m final

Jeanette Kwakye finishes 6th in 100m final

Rebecca Adlington with 800m Freestyle gold

Rebecca Adlington with 800m Freestyle gold

Mel Marshall competes in the 4x200m Freestyle

Mel Marshall competes in the 4x200m Freestyle

Rebecca Adlington celebrates her World Record 800m Freestyle win

Rebecca Adlington celebrates her World Record 800m Freestyle win

Lizzie Simmonds in the 200m Backstroke

Lizzie Simmonds in the 200m Backstroke

Mel Marshall cheers on team mates in the 4x200m Freestyle

Mel Marshall cheers on team mates in the 4x200m Freestyle

Richard Alexander in Britain's win against South Africa

Richard Alexander in Britain's win against South Africa

James Goddard in the 200m Individual Medley

James Goddard in the 200m Individual Medley

Lucilla Wright in GB's win over New Zealand

Lucilla Wright in GB's win over New Zealand

Liam Tancock in the 100m Backstroke final

Liam Tancock in the 100m Backstroke final

Donna Kellogg with women's doubles partner Gail Emms

Donna Kellogg with women's doubles partner Gail Emms

Swimmer Caitlin McClatchey on day two

Swimmer Caitlin McClatchey in action on day two

Olympics Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony

Olympics Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony

Loughborough Honorary Graduate Li Ning lighting the Olympic flame

Honorary Graduate Li Ning lighting the Olympic flame

4x100m Freestyle team

Members of the women's 4x100m Freestyle team

Euan Dale on Day One

Euan Dale in action on Day One

Goalkeeper Ali McGregor in Hockey opener against Pakistan

Goalkeeper Ali McGregor in Hockey opener against Pakistan

Hockey's Barry Middleton in opener against Pakistan

Hockey's Barry Middleton in opener against Pakistan

Canoeist Fiona Pennie in training

Canoeist Fiona Pennie in training

Harry Aikines-Aryeety

Harry Aikines-Aryeety

David Gillick

David Gillick

David Gillick

David Gillick

Donna Kellogg

Donna Kellogg

Fiona Pennie

Fiona Pennie

Goldie Sayers

Goldie Sayers

Heather Corrie

Heather Corrie

Lisa Dennison

Kate Dennison

Lisa Dobriskey

Lisa Dobriskey

Lucy Wainwright

Lucy Wainwright

Martyn Rooney

Martyn Rooney

Martyn Rooney and David Gillick

Martyn Rooney and David Gillick

Loughborough University - Beijing 2008

Beijing facts

There are 55 Loughborough athletes in action at the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Did you know?

Former Olympic Champion Sebastian Coe is a Loughborough graduate.

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