The 1908 London Olympic Medal table features the Tug of War competition; a competition dominated by Team GB
. Well, actually, the police force of GB. The Gold medal team were from the London Police force while the silver medalists were from the Liverpool bobbies.
The Americans were not happy though. They claimed the Brits cheated by having spikes on the bottom of their boots. The Brits said that they were just their normal work boots.

The 1908 London Olympic Medal table features the Tug of War competition; a competition dominated by Team GB

. Well, actually, the police force of GB. The Gold medal team were from the London Police force while the silver medalists were from the Liverpool bobbies.

The Americans were not happy though. They claimed the Brits cheated by having spikes on the bottom of their boots. The Brits said that they were just their normal work boots.