Team GB athletes tweet reaction to Rio funding


@rosiemorris86 Congrats to you guys. Thats with our percentage too so you got an even bigger increase than 53.6%! you'd better do well!


Very happy that @teamgbtaekwondo have secured a 42.7% increase. Well done to all of us. We've had an amazing 4's to the next 4


Biggest percentage increase in funding (53.6%) out of all sports going into Rio 2016 for @gb_wpolo_girls. Awesome news! #LetsGoGirls


Athletes' Rio funding revealed

UK Sport has announced an 11% overall increase in funding for Olympic and Paralympic sports until the Rio Games in 2016, with cuts to swimming and basketball among other sports.