How Great Britain's track cycling medals in Rio compare to Beijing and London

Updated: 

Great Britain's track cyclists won seven gold medals from 10 events at the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympics.

After a haul of six gold medals from 10 events in Rio, Press Association Sport looks at the comparison with the last two Games.

Beijing 2008

12 medals from 10 events (seven gold, three silver, two bronze)

Men's team sprint: Gold (Jamie Staff, Jason Kenny, Sir Chris Hoy)

Gold Medal cyclists Jamie Staff (left), Chris Hoy and Jason Kenny (right) after they won the Men's Team Sprint Event (John Giles/PA)
Gold Medal cyclists Jamie Staff (left), Chris Hoy and Jason Kenny (right) after they won the Men's Team Sprint Event (John Giles/PA)

Men's sprint: Gold (Sir Chris Hoy), silver (Jason Kenny)

Men's Keirin: Gold (Sir Chris Hoy), silver (Ross Edgar)

Men's individual pursuit: Gold (Sir Bradley Wiggins), bronze (Steven Burke)

Bradley Wiggins competes during the Track Cycling Men's Individual Pursuit
Bradley Wiggins competes during the Track Cycling Men's Individual Pursuit (Christophe Ena/AP)

Men's team pursuit: Gold (Ed Clancy, Paul Manning, Geraint Thomas, Sir Bradley Wiggins)

Men's points race: Bronze (Chris Newton)

Women's sprint: Gold (Victoria Pendleton)

Victoria Pendleton with the Gold Medal from the Women's Sprint
Victoria Pendleton with the Gold Medal from the Women's Sprint (John Giles/PA)

Women's individual pursuit: Gold (Rebecca Romero), silver (Wendy Houvenaghel)

Women's points race: No medal

London 2012

9 medals from 10 events (seven gold, one silver, one bronze)

Men's team sprint: Gold (Phil Hindes, Jason Kenny, Sir Chris Hoy)

Men's sprint: Gold (Jason Kenny)

Jason Kenny celebrates with fans after winning the gold medal in men's team sprint
Jason Kenny celebrates with fans after winning the gold medal in men's team sprint (Matt Rourke/AP)

Men's Keirin: Gold (Sir Chris Hoy)

Men's omnium: Bronze (Ed Clancy)

Men's team pursuit: Gold (Ed Clancy, Steven Burke, Geraint Thomas, Peter Kennaugh)

Ed Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke and Peter Kennaugh in the Men's Team Pursuit
Ed Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke and Peter Kennaugh in the Men's Team Pursuit (David Davies/PA)

Women's team sprint: No medal

Women's sprint: Silver (Victoria Pendleton)

Women's Keirin: Gold (Victoria Pendleton)

Women's omnium: Gold (Laura Trott)

Laura Trott celebrates after winning the gold medal in the track cycling women's omnium event
Laura Trott celebrates after winning the gold medal in the track cycling women's omnium event (Christophe Ena/AP)

Women's team pursuit: Gold (Joanna Rowsell-Shand, Dani King, Laura Trott)

Rio 2016

11 medals from 10 events (six gold, four silver, one bronze)

Men's team sprint: Gold (Phil Hindes, Jason Kenny, Callum Skinner)

Men's sprint: Gold (Jason Kenny), silver (Callum Skinner)

Men's Keirin: Gold (Jason Kenny).

Men's omnium: Silver (Mark Cavendish)

Men's team pursuit: Gold (Ed Clancy, Steven Burke, Owain Doull, Sir Bradley Wiggins)

Women's team sprint: Did not qualify

Women's sprint: Silver (Becky James), bronze (Katy Marchant).

Women's Keirin: Silver (Becky James)

Women's omnium: Gold (Laura Trott).

Women's team pursuit: Gold (Joanna Rowsell-Shand, Katie Archibald, Elinor Barker, Laura Trott)