The British men's gymnastics team has won an historic silver medal in the team event - the first gymnastics medal for 100 years.
Louis Smith, Sam Oldham, who train in Huntingdon and Max Whitlock, who trains in Essex - along with team mates Daniel Purvis and Kristian Thomas - are the first British men's team to make an Olympic final since 1924.
Olympic medal winners from the East have been welcomed back to the region
Some of the region's Olympians have been immortalised in Lego.
Olympic bronze medal winning hockey player, Chloe Rogers from Great Dunmow, returns to Essex.