The builders today allowed ITV News Central's cameras on site to see how work's progressing on the futuristic building.
Thousands of bargain-hunting Olympics fans scrambled for items at a London 2012 sale billed as the "last chance" to own part of the Games.
Find out how a Loughborough-based fitness business managed to bounce its way into the record books during the Olympic torch relay.
Council leaders in Derby have visited the new £27.5 million sports arena today, to make construction checks on the new building.
The 12-court sports hall and velodrome will be open to the public in 2014.
Much of the seating is already in place at the site.
ITV News Central Correspondent Peter Bearne has been invited to take a look at the new multi-million pound Derby sports arena, where construction is underway.
Some of the terracing for the seating is already in place, this video shows the 250 metre cycle track before its completion in 2014.
Derby City Council has unveiled images of its own legacy to the Olympics.
The £27.5 million sports arena, which will be finished in 2014, will be checked by council leaders today as construction work is underway.
The futuristic arena will have a 250-metre cycling track and a 12-court sports hall.
Today ITV News Central visited the construction site of the arena for the first time to see progress on the futuristic venue.
The 14,500 square metre building will house a national standard 250 metre cycling track, a sports hall the size of 12 badminton courts, a gym and a cafe.
There will also be a 1.5km closed cycle circuit outside.
The arena has been hailed as one of the first Olympics legacy schemes.
Work started on the project in November 2012, just 10 weeks after the end of the London 2012 Games.
A £27.5 million sports arena in Derby is being checked over by council leaders today.
The venue on Pride Park is being built as a legacy to the Olympic Games.
It will have a 250-metre cycling track and a 12-court sports hall.
A lack of volunteers could hamper future attempts to make the most of the Olympic legacy. That is according to Former Head of UK Athletics, David Moorcroft.
Speaking from the office of 'Join In', an organisation that aims to encourage participation in sport, the former 5000m world record holder who is from Coventry told ITV News Central of his concerns ahead of the first anniversary of the London Games.
A year on from London 2012 more than 23,000 young people in the East Midlands have got involved in Olympic sports.
Sport England says teenagers and young adults have benefitted from free or discounted courses in 70 different sports.
Nearly one year on from the London 2012 Olympics and Derby is already showing signs of benefiting from the "Olympic legacy" says one councillor.
Councillor Martin Repton from Derby City Council says investment in new facilities such as the £27m velodrome are examples of how the city is benefiting from London hosting the games.
This week marks one year since the opening ceremony of the London Olympic Games. Small Heath boxing gym in Digbeth is just one of the projects that's benefited from the Games through funding and increased public support.
They've recently had fighters called up to represent England.