Best Apps for following the Rio Olympics

Whether you are following the Olympic events on TV at home,online or attending the Olympic games in Rio we have found the perfect apps that will help you keep track of the action. The best apps for following the Rio Olympics will help you get your fix of your favourite events or follow the progress of your favourite athletes.


Official Rio Olympics 2016 App


official olympics app


The official Olympics app is loaded with all the information you could need on events and athletes and the latest news from the games. You can discover more about the athletes involved in various events and see their medal rankings and upcoming events.


You can view the schedule of events to make sure you don’t miss anything and you can see photos and videos from the best moments of the games.


Team GB Live


team gb android app


The official app from #TeamGB delivers you all the action from the Rio games with event schedules and live medal alerts. The app has a daily calendar with a breakdown by sport and shows you when the events will be shown in UK time so you are always ready to see your favourite athletes perform.


The Live Medal alerts is a great feature that allows you to see a win for Team GB as it happens so you can celebrate a GB win with the rest of the country as it happens.


BBC Sport App


bbc sport rio 2016 coverage


The BBC Sport app gives you access to a huge number of sporting events and the coverage of the Rio Olympic games makes this a great app to keep track of Team GB and your favourite athletes.


The app can be customised to give you top stories about Rio and headlines from the games and you can follow your favourite nations and get medal alerts.


There you have our top picks for the best apps to follow the Rio Olympics,have you used any of these? Are you following the Olympics? What is your favourite event and will you watch it on your smartphone or TV?

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