Yorkshire 7th in Olympic Medal Table

Beating the established sporting powerhouses of countries like Australia, Japan, South Africa, Germany and Cuba, the independent Republic of Yorkshire are currently 7th in the Olympic medal Table! Not even Usain Bolt and the Jamaican track team have been able to overtake the incredible small country of Yorkshire. Disconsolate Australian athletes have apparently been heading up the M1 looking for the recipe for Yorkshire puddings. However, Supreme athletics coach Geoff Boycott claimed 12 hours a day down the mine does great things for your long-term fitness.

Yorkshire medal table Olympics

Yorkshire Gold

  1. Alistair Brownlee – West Yorks Triathlon –
  2. ANDREW TRIGGS-HODGE  Rowing – coxless four     Hebden
  3. KATHERINE COPELAND   Rowing,   women’s lightweight double sculls     Stokesley
  4. Jessica Ennis – Heptathlon, Sheffield
  5. Ed Clancy – Team Pursuit

Yorkshire Silver

  1. NICOLA WILSON    Equestrian Eventing, Northallerton               SILVER
  2. LIZZIE ARMITSTEAD  Road Cycling,   Otley                                        SILVER

Yorkshire Bronze

TOM RANSLEY                  Rowing,             York City Rowing Club    BRONZE
men’s eights

Jonathon Brownlee – Triathlon  –

Yorkshire Gold Medals winners

Jessica Ennis in the Heptathlon 200m, 2012 London Olympcs

Jessica Ennis – Heptathlon

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One Response to Yorkshire 7th in Olympic Medal Table

  1. ken Downing August 21, 2012 at 8:15 pm #

    Add to the list my 25tt handicap medal 1.04.44 not bad for a 67 year old.

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