At 2012, he one-upped himself by winning both the sprint and the team sprint events, before doing the same in 2016, adding the Keirin event to his winnings.
His 2013—14 season started with national titles in all three Olympic sprint, team sprint and the keirin.
In winning gold and silver at the first attempt, the young Bolton flyer had set a standard he would more than match in Games to come.
Tokyo was Jason's fourth Games, having won his first team sprint gold 13 years ago.
Despite his appearance at four Olympics and medals in 2012 and 2016, Daley had never previously been awarded an honour.