Meet our medal-win­ners on UK’s biggest sports day

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TEAM GB achieved their best Olympic medal haul in 108 years in Rio and this Satur­day our ath­letes will be at events cel­e­brat­ing how the na­tion sup­ported them by play­ing The Na­tional Lot­tery.

I Am Team GB is the UK’s biggest-ever sports day, with thou­sands of venues open­ing their doors for free.

Gym­nast Max Whit­lock and hockey star Crista Cullen will be at Cop­per Box Arena in Queen El­iz­a­beth Olympic Park, Lon­don. Cy­clist Eli­nor Barker will be at the Corona­tion Street set in Manch­ester, while gym­nast Nile Wil­son will be wel­comed to the Emmerdale set in the York­shire Dales.

The Ri­coh Arena in Coven­try hosts kayak star Liam Heath. Read­ing Row­ing Club will wel­come He­len Glover and Alex Gre­gory, and Sport Wales Cen­tre in Cardiff will have swim­mer Jazz Car­lin.

Tram­po­line ace Bry­ony Page is at Gateshead In­ter­na­tional Sta­dium, along with rower Katie Greves and gym­nast Amy Tin­kler. See iamteamgb.com for more.

CORRIE Eli­nor Barker

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