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Tim Warwood - BBC Tokyo 2020 (2)

Tim was a presenter of CBBC Wild! Tim’s background is in actions sports. Having started snowboarding at the age of 16, it’s testament to Tim’s drive and focus that he was a UK Champion by the age of 20. In… Read more

Non Stanford - BBC Tokyo 2020 (1)

Non Stanford – born 8 January 1989 – is a British triathlete. Stanford was the ITU World Champion in 2013 and represented Team GB at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, where she finished fourth. Non Stanford is… Read more

Beth Tweddle - BBC Tokyo 2020 (2)

Elizabeth Kimberly Tweddle MBE – born 1 April 1985 – is a retired British artistic gymnast. Renowned for her uneven bar and floor routines, she was the first female gymnast from Great Britain to win a medal at the European… Read more

Chris Hoy - BBC Tokyo 2020 (2)

Sir Christopher Andrew Hoy, MBE – born 23 March 1976 – is a British racing driver and former track cyclist from Scotland who represented Great Britain at the Olympic and World Championships and Scotland at the Commonwealth Games. Hoy is… Read more

Rebecca Adlington - BBC Tokyo 2020

Rebecca Adlington OBE – born 17 February 1989 – is a British former competitive swimmer. She won two gold medals at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the 400-metre freestyle and 800-metre freestyle, breaking the 19-year-old world record of Janet Evans… Read more

Katherine Grainger - BBC Tokyo 2020 (1)

Dame Katherine Jane Grainger DBE – born 12 November 1975 – is a British former rower. With five Olympic medals she is Great Britain’s joint most decorated female Olympian. She is a 2012 Summer Olympics gold medallist, four-time Olympic silver… Read more

Matthew Pinsent - BBC Tokyo 2020 (1)

Sir Matthew Clive Pinsent, CBE – born 10 October 1970 – is an English rower and broadcaster. During his rowing career, he won 10 world championship gold medals and four consecutive Olympic gold medals. Since retiring, he has worked as… Read more

Inci Mehmet - Sky Sports Golf (1)

Inci Mehmet is a commentator and analyst for Sky Sports’ golf coverage. Inci is a former professional golfer, a student to the game for the past 20 years. She has represented England and GB&I around the world, ranked #1 British… Read more