R is for Rowing

British rower Steve Redgrave is arguably Britain’s greatest Olympian. He is one of only four people to have won five gold medals in five successive Olympic games.

Olympic rowing boat and oar

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R is for Rings

The five interlocking rings of the Olympic flag symbolise the five major regions of the world ‘linked together in friendship’.

One of the five colours of the Olympic rings is present on every national flag in the world.

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