Will Torch Bearers Win Gold In Rio?
With legacy the byword Hills have priced up the chances of the young athletes who lit the Olympic cauldron winning Gold in 2016 and rower Callum MacRitchie (who was nominated by Sir Steve Redgrave) is the 6/1 favourite. Sailor Callum Airlie is 14/1 with Adelle Tracey, Desiree Henry and Katie Kirk all 33/1. Finally Javelin thrower, Aidan Reynolds is a 50/1.
"You have to think that all the legends who nominated these young athletes, see a great future and hopefully we will see at least one Gold from them!" said Hill's spokesman Rupert Adams.
Torch Bearer Olympic Gold Hopes 2016
6/1 Callum MacRitchie (Nominated by Steve Redgrave), 19 - Rower
14/1 Callum Airlie (Nominated by Shirley Robertson), 17 - Sailor
33/1 Adelle Tracey (Nominated by Kelly Holmes), 19 - Runner
33/1 Desiree Henry (Nominated by Daley Thompson), 16 - Runner
33/1 Katie Kirk (Nominated by Mary Peters), 18 - Runner
50/1 Aidan Reynolds (Nominated by Lynn Davies), 18 - Javelin
25/1 London To Successfully Bid For Olympics 2024
To receive a knighthood in the New Years Honours list 2012-13: 1/6 Bradley Wiggins, 4/5 Danny Boyle, 1/1 Jessica Ennis, 5/2 Mo Farah
BBC Sports Personality Of The Year 2012: 4/7 Bradley Wiggins, 2/1 Mo Farah, 6/1 Jessica Ennis, 16/1 Andy Murray, 33/1 Sir Chris Hoy, 80/1 Rory Mcllroy, 100/1 Alistair Brownlee, 100/1 Ben Ainslie, 100/1 Charlotte Dujardin, 100/1 Greg Rutherford, 100/1 Jason Kenny, 100/1 Laura Trott, 100/1 Luke Campbell, 100/1 Nicola Adams, 100/1 Victoria Pendleton