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Great Britain Olympic Weightlifting Team

Station Amsterdam Centraal

Alf Baxter of Great Britain competes in a weightlifting event at the Amsterdam Olympics, 1928.


Pictures of the day: 1 August 2012

A young Team GB fan shows off her country's colours during the women's 63kg weightlifting final at ExCeL


Go Team GB! Sir Chris Hoy waves the flag for Britain as he leads out our athletes to rapturous Olympic Stadium crowd

Japan's outfits matched the colour of their national flag and they were led out by Saori Yoshida, a weightlifter who has already won two Olympic gold medals


Zoe Smith of Great Britain set a new British record in clean and jerk of 121kg during the women's 58kg Weightlifting on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympics at ExCel