Olympic Hopefuls

The London 2012 Olympics is the biggest focal point for young athletes, so Winchester and the district are heavily into the preparation for this once-in-a-lifetime event. The Olympics is a massive inspiration for any sporting hopeful.

Follow the progress of Winchester's Olympic Hopefuls - see their highs and lows and hear about the challenges they face.


Emma Buckett


Panuga Riou

Badminton Player

Iain Percy OBE

Olympic Sailor

Rob Moore

Olympic Hockey Player

Richard Humby

Pole Vaulter

Ben Ainslie CBE

Olympic Sailor

Caroline Brownlie

Target Shooter