GB athletes tweet pictures of Queen's Olympic village visit

The Queen dropped in on the Olympic village today to wish good luck to Team GB athletes.

Kayak racer Rachel Cawthorn posted this excited tweet to mark the monarch's visit:

. Credit: Twitter / Rachel Cawthorn

Alicia Blagg is a Team GB diver:

. Credit: Twitter / Alicia Blagg

Chris Lamont is a Team GB volleyball player:


Just met Lizzy. Shook her hand and talked about Earls Court. Told her I had no spare tickets. Shes gutted.

. Credit: Twitter / Chris Lamont

Chris McDermott is handball player:

. Credit: Twitter / Chris McDermott

So the queen is visiting the village....she's arriving just as we're leaving.......... Not great timing!! En route to #horseguardsparade


Rumour has it that queenie is putting in a last minute entry into the 400IM.. Hat, goggles, crown... #watchthisspace #regalmedley


Get back from training and the Queen walks out past our house in the village!