Scottish Borders Council has praised the achievements of Scott Brash, the Peebles showjumper:
Peebles showjumper Scott Brash has tweeted to say he's "overwhelmed" with the support, following his Rolex Grand Slam victory.
Peebles showjumper Scott Brash has made history in Canada by becoming the first rider ever to win the Rolex Grand Slam.
The 29-year-old, and his champion horse Hello Sanctos, triumphed in the final grand prix.
The olympic gold medalist was rewarded with €1.3 million (£950,000) in prize money.
Peebles Showjumper Scott Brash MBE has jumped to the top spot on the Longines World Ranking list.
The 28-year-old was a member of the gold medal winning GB Showjumping Team at the 2012 Olympics.
His most recent victory was at the Global Champions Tour series in Doha.