UK Sport has told the government Team GB could top the medal tables at the 2032 Games if it was given £3billion to invest in the nation’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
North-east rowing star Dame Katherine Grainger was among those honoured during a graduation event at a city university.
Two top athletes will receive honorary degrees from an Aberdeen university.
More than 1,400 primary school pupils descended on the Sports Village to celebrate a unique sports and health project for children in the Granite City.
Olympic gold medalist Dame Katherine Grainger has been appointed the new chair of UK Sport.
Olympic gold medalist Katherine Grainger has been appointed the new chair of UK Sport.
North-east Olympian Katherine Grainger has been made a Dame in recognition of her world-renowned rowing career.
Aberdeen rowing star Dame Katherine Grainger has today been made made a Dame Commander by the Queen today in recognition of an outstanding career.
The Rio 2016 Olympics proved to be the most popular topic of last year on Twitter.
World-renowned Olympian Katherine Grainger today said she was "overwhelmed" at being made a dame in the New Year Honours list.
Katherine Grainger won the Olympians' Olympian award at the 2016 Team GB ball in London.
Katherine Grainger's incredible career has been marked with a major award at an event in Edinburgh.
Sport presenter Clare Balding has hailed Aberdeen medal-winning rower Katherine Grainger as her favourite-ever Olympian.
A new European Championships incorporating multiple sports is set to be hosted in Glasgow in 2018, it was today confirmed.