Speak to any coach and they will say you cannot buy success, but proper funding can make a big difference.
The extraordinary success of Team GB in Rio, which has placed the UK among the sporting superpowers, came because money has been targeted at the sports where medal chances were deemed high.
Given the Rio medals rush there is now a growing chorus of calls for the Government and UK Sport to increase funding to more Olympic disciplines.
Sports like weightlifting have received direct funding over the last decade but those doing the hard work in gyms around the UK want more.
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