The British public can now request tickets to see Team GB  in action at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

With the Games less than 500 days away, the British Olympic Association (BOA) is pleased to announce that the Rio 2016 Organising Committee has approved CoSport as the Authorised Ticket Reseller (ATR) in Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Individual tickets and, following shortly, hotel and ticket packages will be offered exclusively through its website

The initial request phase has now opened. British residents are invited to submit a non-binding request at by 2pm on May 4, 2015. By May 11, CoSport will confirm which of the requested tickets will be offered for purchase.

“For our athletes and fans alike, there are few experiences more exhilarating than being part of competition on the world stage. Together with CoSport, we are excited to extend an invitation to Team GB fans from around the world to once again share in the Olympic journey and experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity at the Rio 2016 Olympics,” said BOA CEO Bill Sweeney.

The CoSport team is on hand to answer any questions and can be contacted directly on [email protected] and 0207 478 0673.

For the latest news on British athletes preparing for competition in Rio and information related to Team GB or the UK’s rich Olympic history, visit and follow Team GB on social media.

Paul Stimpson
April 28, 2015