Gail Emms

Badminton Player

Retired badminton player, Olympic silver medallist

Chris Boardman


Former English racing cyclist who won a gold medal at the 1992 Olympics.

Sir Chris Hoy


Won three gold medals in the Beijing Olympics.

Rebecca Romero


First British woman to win an Olympic medal in two completely different sports- rowing and cycling.

Nadia Comaneci


Legendary Romanian gymnast.

Beth Tweddle


One of Britain’s most successful gymnasts.

Bart Conner


Former American gymnast, member of the gold medal-winning men’s team at the 1984 Olympics.

Roger Black


400m silver medallist at the 1996 Olympic Games.

Darren Campbell


Dormer sprinter who was part of the successful relay team that took gold in the 2004 Athens Olympics.

Graham Bell

Former Olympic skier, TV presenter

Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards

Olympic Skier

Won the hearts of the nation when he became the first competitor to represent Great Britain in Olympic ski jumping

Katerina Witt

Figure Skater

German figure skater, Olympic gold medal winner

Amy Williams

Olympic Bobsleigh Winner

Britain’s only gold medal winner of the 2010 Winter Olympics

Alex Coomber

Olympic Bobsleigh Winner

Won the bronze medal in the skeleton event at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City despite having a broken wrist