Pyro Tim wrote:
Don't understand why "team GB" won the team award, they aren't a team, just a collection of individuals.
A team, as in team sport. How does someone running the 100m have anything to do with a boxer, or a clay pigeon shooter etc?
Cycling is a team of guys working together, as is a rugby team, or football team, cricket team etc. Different sports and disciplines have nothing to do with each other, and therefore not a team. Don't get me wrong, I cheered along with everyone else for the Brits, but there were several teams in "team GB", cycling, rowing, swimming, athletics, horseriding etc. But not 1 team
I'm a little bit miffed as to why Team GB and Paralympic Team GB won "Team of the Year", not least because in the BBC's own terms and conditions for the voting on their own website, it said in black and white: