It seems we now know what Bedfordshire gold medal winner Victoria Pendleton will be doing with her retirement - apart from getting married of course.
The track star from Stotfold has just been offered - and accepted - the role of Cycling Commissioner for London.
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.