Rio Olympic Marathon runner Derek Hawkins has expressed his admiration for the Balmoral races which, he says, do so much to encourage people of all ages to get involved in running.
Katherine Grainger's incredible career has been marked with a major award at an event in Edinburgh.
Aberdeen cycle hero Neil Fachie today secured a silver medal at the Paralmpics in Rio.
Mark Cavendish secured his first Olympic medal at the third time of asking after securing silver in the men's Omnium.
Jamaica's Usain Bolt became the first athlete to win three Olympic 100m titles by beating American Justin Gatlin to gold at Rio 2016.
Helen Skelton grabbed the attention of the British viewing public last weekend when she presented during the Rio 2016 Olympics, thanks to a rather short dress.
Bulgarian runner Silvia Danekova has tested positive for banned blood booster EPO at the Rio Olympics.
Royal Mail have no plans to commemorate the success of Team GB athletes at Rio 2016.
David Florence and Richard Hounslow will race for gold at 6.15pm after comfortably qualifying for the doubles final.
Jennifer McIntosh failed to make into the top eight of the 50m rifle 3 positions.
Hannah Miley's Olympics have come to an end after Great Britain failed to progress in the relay.
Paul Lawrie has come out in defence of golfers who have decided to skip the Olympics.
Aberdonian Robbie Renwick has landed a silver medal after Great Britain nabbed second in Rio.
A pair of mistakes cost Aberdonian David Florence a chance at a medal in his Olympic final.
Aberdeen's Robbie Renwick and Team GB will take on the might of the United States later tonight.
David Florence will go for gold at 7.15pm tonight after battling through the semi-finals.
Hannah Miley finished fourth in her Olympic 400m individual medley final.
Hannah Miley will compete for gold later tonight in Rio in the 400m individual medley.
For most athletes, the Olympics mark the pinnacle of their career.