Gold medal winner Alistair Brownlee is being honoured in his home town of Horsforth.
Workmen have today been painting one of the Royal Mail's postboxes gold in celebration of Brownlee's win in the Men's Triathlon.
There will also be a Gold Medal Stamp out today - on sale in over 500 Post Offices including one in neighbouring Pudsey.
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