Clare Balding is joined by guests to look ahead to the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, which officially get under way later today with the opening ceremony in Rio. Several British medal hopefuls will come under the spotlight, including Jessica Ennis-Hill, Mo Farah and Bradley Wiggins, as well as some of the global stars taking part, and there will be a preview of what to expect from the first Olympic Games to be held in South America. Multiple gold medallists Chris Hoy, Steve Redgrave and Michael Johnson also offer their thoughts.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Clare Balding
Guest Chris Hoy
Guest Steve Redgrave
Guest Michael Johnson