When do the Paralympics start? British athletes were second in the medals table in Rio and are hungry for more in Tokyo Team GB to get £232m in government support for Paris 2024 OlympicsThe seven-time Olympic gold medallist Jason Kenny has praised the ‘massively positive’ announcement of funding for Paris 2024 Charlotte Worthington hopes BMX capitalises on successful OlympicsWorthington won gold in the women’s freestyle, while Declan Brooks took bronze in the men’s event. Jason Kenny welcomes confirmation of funding for Paris OlympicsThe Government has confirmed a total of £232million of support for Team athletes hoping to compete in 2024. More funds for Olympians and ParalympiansThe government will increase its funding of Great Britain's Olympians and Paralympians by £23.4m annually to £77.4m a year to aid preparation for the Paris Games in 2024. Tokyo Olympics: Departure from gold-or-bust approach brought richer rewards for Team GB“We followed some good wheels.” That was the self-effacing verdict of the cyclist Ethan Hayter after he had helped to secure Great Britain’s 61st medal of the 2 'Bittersweet' Alvarez accepts 2nd silver, this one in SummerYOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Eddy Alvarez had to be consoled — scolded, even — after his first silver medal. “My coach had to bring us together and make us snap out of it," he said. "He yelled at us. Pre-Tokyo plan for change helps put GB cycling team top of the medals tableDiversifying into BMX and Mountain Bike reaped rewards with three of GB’s six golds coming from those disciplines.