Adam Peaty wins gold and Jazz Carlin claims a silver as British swimmers earn GB's first medals of the 2016 Olympics on day two in Rio.

Rio Olympics 2016: Adam Peaty wins swimming gold, Jazz Carlin silver & day two round-up

Adam Peaty wins gold and Jazz Carlin claims a silver as British swimmers earn GB's first medals of the 2016 Olympics on day two in Rio.

Georgia Ward (R) and Matthew Lee of Great Britain celebrate after winning the bronze medal during the Diving Team Event Final on Day One of the 2016 LEN European Swimming Championships on May 09, 2016 in London, England.

Georgia Ward (R) and Matthew Lee of Great Britain celebrate after winning the bronze medal during the Diving Team Event Final on Day One of the 2016 LEN European Swimming Championships on May 09, 2016 in London, England.

London 2016 European Aquatics Championships 9-22 May.   Great Britain brought the London 2016 European Aquatics Championships to a close with an historic double gold on the final night of elite swimming at London Aquatics Centre.  Both the women’s and men’s 4x100m Medley Relay quartets topped the podium in the final session – the first time Great Britain have won both medley relays at a long course European Championships – as the hosts finished the event with 22 medals.  The women’s team of…

London 2016 European Aquatics Championships 9-22 May. Great Britain brought the London 2016 European Aquatics Championships to a close with an historic double gold on the final night of elite swimming at London Aquatics Centre. Both the women’s and men’s 4x100m Medley Relay quartets topped the podium in the final session – the first time Great Britain have won both medley relays at a long course European Championships – as the hosts finished the event with 22 medals. The women’s team of…

Rio Olympics 2016

Rio Olympics 2016

Laura Trott Photos Photos - Laura Trott of Great Britain competes in the Women's Omnium Scratch Race 16 on Day 10 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Velodrome on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. - Cycling - Track - Olympics: Day 10

Swimming Mens 100m Breastroke - Adam Peaty, Great Britain - Rio Olympics 2016 and a New World Record #57.1 #BringOnTheGreat

Swimming Mens 100m Breastroke - Adam Peaty, Great Britain - Rio Olympics 2016 and a New World Record #57.1 #BringOnTheGreat

Gold medalist Adam Peaty of Great Britain poses for photographers during the medal ceremony for the Men's 100m Breaststroke Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Gold medalist Adam Peaty of Great Britain poses for photographers during the medal ceremony for the Men's 100m Breaststroke Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Silver medalists Daniel Wallace, James Guy, Stephen Milne, and Duncan Scott of Great Britain pose on the podium during the medal presentation for the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Silver medalists Daniel Wallace, James Guy, Stephen Milne, and Duncan Scott of Great Britain pose on the podium during the medal presentation for the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Phelps quickly brought Team USA back in front of Great Britain after their lead had slipped in the second lap

Michael Phelps wins gold in last Olympic race in Men's 4x100m relay

Phelps quickly brought Team USA back in front of Great Britain after their lead had slipped in the second lap

presenting U.S. Staff Sergeant Elizabeth Marks’ gold medal to the medical team from Britain’s Papworth Hospital at Kensington Palace on June 1, 2016 in London, England. At the 2016 Invictus Games in Orlando, U.S. Staff Sergeant Elizabeth Marks asked Prince Harry to present her 100m swimming freestyle medal to the team at Papworth Hospital, who she credits for saving her life. They can also be seen watching a video of U.S. Staff Sergeant Elizabeth Marks competing in the swimming 100m…

presenting U.S. Staff Sergeant Elizabeth Marks’ gold medal to the medical team from Britain’s Papworth Hospital at Kensington Palace on June 1, 2016 in London, England. At the 2016 Invictus Games in Orlando, U.S. Staff Sergeant Elizabeth Marks asked Prince Harry to present her 100m swimming freestyle medal to the team at Papworth Hospital, who she credits for saving her life. They can also be seen watching a video of U.S. Staff Sergeant Elizabeth Marks competing in the swimming 100m…

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