Olympic heroes Trott and Colborne promote Velopark

Laura Trott and Mark Colbourne. Credit: ITV London/ Nick Thatcher

London 2012 cycling champions Laura Trott and Mark Colbourne have been unveiled as the new faces of the Olympic and Paralympic venue in east London where they achieved their gold medals.

The Olympic and Paralympic gold medallists have signed up to be ambassadors for the Lee Valley VeloPark in Stratford, which will offer track cycling, BMX, mountain biking and road cycling when it opens on March 2 next year.