Sport : Other Sports

Olympic funding: who's getting what?

18th December 2012, 05:09pm

UK Sport have invested more money in rowing

UK Sport have invested more money in rowing

A breakdown of the winners and losers after UK Sport announced record funding for the next Olympic Games in Rio.

WINNERS

Athletics £26.8m (from £25.1m) - 6 medals in London (hit target 5-8 medals)
Boxing* £13.8m (£9.6m) - 5 medals (hit target 3-5 medals)
Canoeing £19.1 (£16.2m) - 4 medals (hit target 3-4 medals)
Cycling £30.6m (£26.0m) - 12 medals (surpassed target 6-10 medals)
Diving £7.5m (£6.5m) - 1 medal (hit target 1-3 medals)
Equestrian £17.9m (£13.4m) - 5 medals (surpassed target 3-4 medals)
Fencing* £3.1m (£2.5m) - 0 medals (hit target 0-1 medals)
Gymnastics £14.5 (£10.7m) - 4 medals (surpassed taregt 1-2 medals)
Hockey £15.5m (£15.1m) - 1 medal (hit target 1-2 medals)
Modern Pentathlon £6.9m (£6.3m) - 1 medal (hit target 1-2 medals)
Rowing £32.6m (£27.3m) - 9 medals (surpassed target 6 medals)
Sailing £24.5m (£22.9m) - 5 medals (hit target 3-5 medals)
Shooting £3.0m (£2.5m) - 1 medal (hit target 0-1 medals)
Synchronised Swimming £4.3m (£3.4m) - 0 medals (hit target 0 medals)
Taekwondo £6.9m (£4.8m) - 2 medals (hit target 1-3 medals)
Triathlon £5.5m (£5.3m) - 2 medals (hit target 1-2 medals)
Water Polo*** £4.5m (£2.9m) - 0 medals (hit target 0 medals)
Weightlifting £1.8m (£1.3m) - 0 medals (hit target 0 medals)

LOSERS

Archery £3.1m (£4.4m) - 0 medals (missed performance target)
Badminton £5.9m (£7.4m) - 0 medals (missed performance target)
Basketball zero funding (£8.6m) - 0 medals (missed performance target)
Handball zero funding (£2.9m) - missed performance target
Judo* £6.8m (£7.5m) - 2 medals (surpassed target 0-1 medals)
Swimming* £21.4m (£25.1m) - 3 medals (missed target 5-7 medals)
Table tennis zero funding (£1.2m) - missed performance target
Volleyball** £400,00 (£3.5m) - missed performance target
Wrestling zero funding (£1.4m) - missed performance

* first year only guaranteed, remainder pending approval
** funding only for women's beach volleyball
*** funding only for women's water polo.


Click here for completely free £10 bet with Sky Bet & £5 free every week


Other Sports Videos

    Bayo v Razor - Spelling Challenge

    Bayo v Razor - Spelling Challenge

    30-October-2014

    The rivalry continues between Adebayo Akinfenwa and Neil Ruddock as they take on a spelling challenge.

    Latest Sky Sports News HQ Report

    Latest Sky Sports News HQ Report

    30-October-2014

    The very latest news brought to you by the UK's leading sports channel; Sky Sports News.

    Welcome to the weekend - US GP

    Welcome to the weekend - US GP

    30-October-2014

    Sky Sports F1's Simon Lazenby and Johnny Herbert look ahead to another enthralling Grand Prix at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin Texas.

    Still lots of question marks

    Still lots of question marks

    30-October-2014

    Caterham's Marcus Ericsson is still hopeful that the teams financial problems can be resolved and he can get back to racing.

    Sky Bet

    Facebook Favourites