Theresa May will harness the spirit of Britain’s Olympic “world beaters” to draw up a blueprint for Brexit — as Team GB’s performance in Rio was hailed as the greatest yet by a British team.
Britain's Adam Peaty reacts after he broke the world record in the Men's Breaststroke heat during the swimming event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August / AFP / GABRIEL BOUYS
He looks like my son! Swimming superstar Adam Peaty, wins Team GB's first Olympic medal
Rio 2016: Adam Peaty wins gold to secure Team GB's first Olympic medal in 100m breaststroke
Adam Peaty breaks the world record to win a gold medal in the breaststroke at the 2016 Rio Olympics