The Olympics is where athletes find out if preparation has paid off - hours of training got them there but they also need the right fuel.Read the full story ›
A Thornbury-born judo star has won Team GB's latest bronze medal. Sally Conway beat her opponent with a single throw to secure the victory.Read the full story ›
Tom Daley has said the Olympic diving pool being a mysterious shade of green helps them dive as they "know which way is up".Read the full story ›
The parents of Siobhan-Marie O'Connor say they couldn't be prouder of their daughter with her silver medal.Read the full story ›
Plymouth diver Tonia Couch is the next West Country athlete preparing for aquatic action tonight (9 August).
She'll be competing in the women's diving 10m synchro final alongside her partner, Lous Toulson.
We're well into the 4th day of the Rio Olympic Games - but how are our local athletes fairing on the world stage?Read the full story ›
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 ›
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.