To celebrate Peebles born Scott Brash's Olympic gold medal, the local post box has been painted gold. Scott was part of the Equestrian team who won the gold medal after a jump off with the Netherlands in the show jumping event.
It is Britain's first Olympic show jumping victory for 60 years; the last British gold was in Helsinki in 1952.
It was also the first show jumping medal of any description since a team silver in Los Angeles 28 years ago.
As well as the golden pillar box Scott will find himself on a special commeorative stamp.
He has been riding the horse Hello Sanctos since early 2012. His best result before today was winning the World Cup Grand Prix in Florida.
Scott Brash has won gold in the team show jumping event. The Peebles rider won his medal after a tiebreaking jump-off with the Dutch.Read the full story ›
Show jumper Scott Brash has won gold at London 2012.
The team won the competition after a dramatic finale at Greenwich Park on Monday.
It was Britain's first OIympic showjumping title for 60 years
Lucy Taylor reports for ITV Border from London. She explains what our local athletes in Team GB are hoping for today.
Peebles' Scott Brash will take part in the third round of the Individual jumping event after the 26 year old and his horse Hello Sanctos performed a superb round yesterday despite gaining four penalty points.
Scott Brash, the equestrian rider from Peebles, will compete again today in the men's individual show jumping.
He and his horse Hello Sanctos tipped one pole for four faults in round one, but still made it into the second round at Greenwich Park.
He'll also compete in the team event for Great Britain, from 11 am.
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Cumbria's Alan Wills has been knocked out of the Men's individual archery competition.
The 30-year-old was beaten 6-5 by Australian Taylor Worth in the 1/32 Eliminations this afternoon.