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  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 7: Almaz Ayana shatters the 10,000m world record

    Relive the day of Friday 12 August in Rio on olympic.org. The start of the athletics events saw Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana shatter the world 10,000m record, while Michael Phelps won his 27th Olympic swimming medal, German rider Isabell Werth scaled the heights of Olympic equestrianism and French judoka Teddy Riner added another title to his list of wins.
    12 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    MacLennan retains women’s trampoline title as Hancharou soars to men’s gold

    Canada’s Rosannagh MacLennan took women’s trampoline gold at Rio 2016 to become the first athlete to win back-to-back Olympic titles in the sport since its introduction to the programme at Sydney 2000. In the men’s competition, meanwhile, Uladzislau Hancharou of Belarus upset the Chinese favourites to scoop gold.
    16 Sep 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Trampoline
  • News | RIO 2016

    MacLennan wins second consecutive trampoline gold

    Canada's Rosannagh MacLennan secured back-to-back Olympic trampoline golds thanks to a soaring routine packed with difficulty on 12 August.
    12 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Trampoline, Canada, MACLENNAN, Rosannagh
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