In the fifth of our profiles we meet weightlifter Sonny Webster from Bristol who's become Britain's sole male representative in Rio.Read the full story ›
In the fourth of our profiles we meet honorary Plymouthian, swimmer Ruta Meilutyte, who's aiming for a second Olympic Gold in Rio.Read the full story ›
Plymouth swimmer Ruta Meilutyte puts in the hard graft in preparation for the Olympic Games in Rio - she's 'chaining' hard you might say! With just days left before the Games begin she's hoping to emulate her amazing success aged just 15 at the London Games four years ago. Will it be Gold in Rio for Ruta again?
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In the third of our West Country Olympians profiles we meet Swindon born and raised swimmer Jazz Carlin who now trains at Bath University.Read the full story ›
In the second of our West Country Olympians profiles we meet Plymouth's Olivia Federici who's swimming all the way to Rio.Read the full story ›
In the first of our West Country Olympians profiles we meet sharp-shooter Ed Ling who's gunning for glory in Rio.Read the full story ›
10,000 metre runner Jo Pavey has made history by earning a call-up to represent Great Britain at a fifth consecutive Olympics.Read the full story ›
It's the Olympic countdown, Bristol's Claudia Fragapane and Ruby Harold dream of gymnastic glory in Rio is on course.Read the full story ›
Jo Pavey has succeeded in running the qualifying time for next month's Olympics at the age of 42, despite failing to defend her European Championship 10,000m.
Pavey finished in fifth spot in Amsterdam with a season's best 31 minutes 34 seconds. She had needed to finish in 32:15 to qualify for Rio.
The athlete has competed at every Olympics since 2000. Pavey will now wait to see whether she will be selected for Rio.
It's been an Olympic effort for diver Sarah Barrow, who after being taken off Team GB has fought her way back on to the squad for Rio.Read the full story ›