Peebles showjumper Scott Brash will receive a royal seal of approval as he collects the MBE he was awarded in the New Years Honours List.
The Queen is holding an investiture ceremony at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh this morning.
Scott started riding when he was just seven years old and won team gold in his Olympic debut in 2012.
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