Team GB celebrates 125 years of British athletes at the Olympic Games

04 Jan 2021

By: Sport Industry Group

Team GB has celebrated 125 years of British athletes competing at the Olympic Games with a new video ‘scrapbook’ looking back at the history.

2021 marks 125 years since the first Olympic Games in 1896, when weightlifter Launceston Elliot won Britain’s first ever gold medal.

The scrapbook looks back at memorable moments from previous Games throughout the years, taking in still images and video of some of the most iconic moments from Britain’s history at the Olympics.