Rio 2016Olympic & Paralympic Games

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Medal table

RankCountry
1 ‌United States 46 37 38
2 ‌Great Britain 27 23 17
3 China 26 18 26
4 Russia 19 18 19
5 Germany 17 10 15
17 Loughborough 5 3 4

Our Tally*

* Correct as at 09:43 BST, 21 August, 2016.

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Graduate

Henry WeirHockey

“When I arrived in Loughborough I scraped into the first team, but from there my development as a player sky-rocketed."

Graduate

Tom Burton Athlete

“Given where I was at with my sport, I definitely came here for the academics with the sport on the side, but as I progressed I suppose the balance started to swing in favour of athletics.”

Graduate

Dan GreavesAthletics

“He’s 8,000 miles away having his breakfast and a coffee whilst I’m slugging my guts out!”

Graduate

Henry WeirHockey

“When I arrived in Loughborough I scraped into the first team, but from there my development as a player sky-rocketed."

Graduate

Tom Burton Athlete

“Given where I was at with my sport, I definitely came here for the academics with the sport on the side, but as I progressed I suppose the balance started to swing in favour of athletics.”

Graduate

Dan GreavesAthletics

“He’s 8,000 miles away having his breakfast and a coffee whilst I’m slugging my guts out!”

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Loughborough University