Two imposter with plastic medals and in the form of the national team of great Britain took part in the Olympic parade of Champions and prize-winners of Games in 2016, which took place on Monday in Manchester.
Bullies successfully passed several police barriers and entered the open platform of the bus with the victors Rio, caused a stir in the Olympic field hockey and modern pentathlon.
During a television interview in a live broadcast of the young people stated that they were fencers, but the reporter exposed them. Then the jokers confessed to the fraud and promised to go to the next stop, reports The Sun.
Offenders do not pose a threat to athletes, but the incident attracted the attention of the National Olympic Committee of great Britain and the Metropolitan police.
“Someone tried to distract attention from honoring the Olympians, but it did not spoil the impression of the wonderful celebration,” said the NOC.