Team GB may have returned from Rio with a record haul of Olympic medals, but unknown to them, one last challenge awaited them when they landed at Heathrow – trying to find their luggage. Because somebody decided to give all the athletes the same red bags, and as you can see, trying to figure out whose was whose was an Olympic event in itself.


Show Full Text

“Having lots of fun,” wrote British gymnast Becky Downie in a video she uploaded to Twitter. “Spot your bag.” Other athletes also chipped in, with rower Alex Gregory tweeting “Anyone seen my red bag?” and silver medal windsurfer Nick Dempsey adding “mine’s the red one!!” Whoever was responsible for providing the luggage won’t be winning any medals…

More info: Twitter

Team GB returned from the Rio Olympics to face their biggest challenge

Trying to figure out whose luggage was whose!

“Having lots of fun,” wrote British gymnast Becky Downie in a video she uploaded to Twitter. “Spot your bag”

Click to unmute

All of the bags for the British Olympic team were exactly the same

Which made trying to find them almost as hard as an Olympic event

Team GB won a record number of events at the Rio Olympics, but whoever was responsible for the luggage won’t be winning any medals…