Truly inspiring people...

A number of people living in, or born in Devon have achieved the huge accolade of competing in the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.

You can find out all about each athlete by visiting the London 2012 website but to get you started, please see below for the London 2012, Devon Olympians and Paralympians Roll of Honour...

(Listed in order of photograph above L to R)
Name Sport Event Lives Born
Anthony James Swimming 100m Butterfly Plymouth Plymouth
Ben Rhodes Sailing 49er Exmouth Southampton
Bill Lucas Rowing Double Scull (M2x) Roehampton Exeter
Corinna Lawrence Fencing Epee - Individual London Plymouth
Georgina Geikie Shooting 25m pistol Okehampton Okehampton
Jo Pavey Athletics 10000m Exeter Exeter
Liam Tancock Swimming 100m backstroke Loughborough Exeter
Mary King Equestrian Eventing Individual & Team Eventing Sidmouth Newark-on-Trent
Olivia Federici (Nee Allison) Synchronised Swimming Duet, Team Farnborough Plymouth
Rory Warlow Shooting Skeet Plymouth Plymouth
Sarah Barrow Diving 10m Synchronised Leeds Plymouth
Stevie Morrison Sailing 49er Exmouth Eastbourne
Tom Daley Diving 10m Individual, 10m Synchronised Plymouth Plymouth
Tonia Counch Diving 10m Synchronised Plymouth Plymouth
James Bevis Shooting   Teignmouth Hereford
Adrian Bunclark Shooting P1 10m Air Pistol Men SH1 Kingsteignton Bovey Tracey
Judith Hamer Wheelchair Basketball   Exeter Plymouth
Dan James Football 5-a-side Exeter Exeter
Keryn Seal Football 5-a-side Exeter Bridgend
Robin Williams Football 5-a-side Exeter Taunton