5 August 2012

London 2012; Day Eight

Medals so far:

Gold:         14
Silver:       7 
Bronze:     8

Medals today:

Gold:         6
Silver:       1
Bronze:     0
Place Overall:   3
Gold in Athletics - Men's Long Jump, won by Greg Rutherford.
Gold in Athletics - Men's 10,000m, won by Mohamed Farah.
Gold in Athletics - Women's Heptathlon, won by Jessica Ennis.
Gold in Cycling - Women's Team Pursuiut, won by Dani King, Laura Trott and Joanna Rowsell.
Gold in Rowing - Men's Four, won by Alex Gregory, Pete Reed, Tom James and Andrew Triggs Hodge.
Gold in Rowing - Women's Lightweight Double Skulls, won by Katherine Copeland and Sophie Hosking.
Silver in Rowing - Men's Lightweight Double Skulls, won by Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter.
The highlight today was on the Athletics field with Mo Farah and Jessica Ennis, both of whom had the hopes and expectations of our nation resting on them, performing brilliantly to take away golds.
Enjoy the Games!

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