Follow in the footsteps of your Olympic heroes

You'll be able to follow in the footsteps of Olympics greats such as Chris Hoy and Victoria Pendleton next year, as a date has finally been set for the re-opening of the Velodrome and the BMX track.

Team GB powered its way to a world-beating 16 gold medals at the site in Stratford, and in seven months' time the venue will come back to life, as Rags Martel reports.


Velodrome to open to public

The Olympic velodrome and BMX track will open to the public next year. The site - now called the Lee Valley VeloPark - will reopen on March 4.