Circulating mintage: 6,400,000
Years of issue:
3 - Common
The Team 50p coin was issued to wish Team GB success in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this summer.
Struck by the Royal Mint, this coin symbolizes the optimism surrounding the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after the huge success of the British athletes at their home games in 2012. A truly golden generation for British sports, this coin stands as part of the legacy left by this decade of great sporting achievement.
The reverse design depicts a swimmer with the Team GB logo, the Olympic rings and the inscription “TEAM GB”.