Olympic torch - London 2012: Team GB finish third in Olympic medal table.  Team GB are behind the first-placed United States and China in second, but they cannot be caught by fourth-placed Russia.  "This is our greatest performance of our greatest team at the greatest Olympics ever," Hunt told the BBC.  GB currently have 62 medals, with 28 gold, 15 silver and 19 bronze.  It surpassed their total of 47 at the 2008 Beijing Games and the target of at least 48 set by UK Sport.

London 2012: Team GB finish third in Olympic medal table

Olympic torch - London 2012: Team GB finish third in Olympic medal table. Team GB are behind the first-placed United States and China in second, but they cannot be caught by fourth-placed Russia. "This is our greatest performance of our greatest team at the greatest Olympics ever," Hunt told the BBC. GB currently have 62 medals, with 28 gold, 15 silver and 19 bronze. It surpassed their total of 47 at the 2008 Beijing Games and the target of at least 48 set by UK Sport.

atie Walsh (C) and Helen Richardson (L): The Team GB Olympic hockey players got married in September this year, with Walsh captaining the hockey side to a Bronze medal at London 2012 – the nation’s first Olympic medal in the discipline in 20 years – with Richardson also featuring in the third-place play-off team. The pair were together for 5 years before they tied the knot, and have swiftly turned their heads towards Rio 2016 with ambitions of securing Gold.

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atie Walsh (C) and Helen Richardson (L): The Team GB Olympic hockey players got married in September this year, with Walsh captaining the hockey side to a Bronze medal at London 2012 – the nation’s first Olympic medal in the discipline in 20 years – with Richardson also featuring in the third-place play-off team. The pair were together for 5 years before they tied the knot, and have swiftly turned their heads towards Rio 2016 with ambitions of securing Gold.

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Team GB's Beth Tweddle finally won her first Olympic medal! She took bronze in the women's uneven bars with a thrilling routine. Check out her family tree on Geni! #genealogy #Olympics

Team GB's Beth Tweddle finally won her first Olympic medal! She took bronze in the women's uneven bars with a thrilling routine. Check out her family tree on Geni! #genealogy #Olympics

Rebecca Adlington is presented with her bronze medal from the 400m freestyle, Team GB's first Olympic medal in the pool.

London 2012: Rebecca Adlington takes bronze behind Camille Muffat

Rebecca Adlington is presented with her bronze medal from the 400m freestyle, Team GB's first Olympic medal in the pool.

London 2012 Olympics  The London 2012 Olympics are over, Team GB - Our Greatest Team has done us proud exceeding all expectations with a brilliant gold rush of 29 gold medals, helping us achieve 3rd place on the medals table.  Team GB overall won a total 65 medals, with 17 silver and 19 bronze. Our medal mas show geographically where our medal winners were either born, or are currently located to show the diverse geographic nature of our Olympians.

London 2012 Olympics The London 2012 Olympics are over, Team GB - Our Greatest Team has done us proud exceeding all expectations with a brilliant gold rush of 29 gold medals, helping us achieve 3rd place on the medals table. Team GB overall won a total 65 medals, with 17 silver and 19 bronze. Our medal mas show geographically where our medal winners were either born, or are currently located to show the diverse geographic nature of our Olympians.

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