Some of the thousands of people who take part each year in courses run by the Foundation of Light attended an award ceremony at the stadium.
Yorkshire bids au revoir to the tour after two days of great racing.
Mark Cavendish is out of the Tour de France with a shoulder injury sustained in a crash on Saturday's opening stage to Harrogate.
Paul Drinkhall and Daniel Reed have both qualified for the Quarter-Finals of the Table Tennis Men's Doubles.
Drinkhall, from Loftus, and Liam Pitchford beat Australia 3-1 in the Third Round. Whilst Reed, from Northallerton, and Sam Walker recorded a comfortable 3-0 win over Scotland.
The pair will be back in action later today. Drinkhall and Pitchford face Nigeria, Reed and Walker take on India. Both matches start at 4pm.
Ripon diver Jack Laugher has cruised into the final of the Men's 3m Springboard event at the Commonwealth Games.
The 19-year-old, who won a gold medal in the Men's 1m Springboard last night, came 1st in the preliminary round with a score of 465.80.
Meanwhile Harrogate's Oliver Dingley has also progressed to the final after finishing 8th with a score 387.05.
The final takes place tonight at 6:05pm.
Two North East athletes have qualified for the Quarter-Finals of the Table Tennis Mixed Doubles at the Commonwealth Games.
Paul Drinkhall, from Loftus, and his wife Joanna Drinkhall beat Canada 3-2. While Northallerton's Daniel Reed and his partner Kelly Sibley overcame Singapore with a 3-0 win.
But there was no Quarter-Final place for Stockton's Karina Le Fevre. The 21-year-old and her partner Sam Walker were beaten 3-2 by Australia in the Fourth Round.
The Mixed Doubles Quarter-Finals get underway at 4pm.
The moment Guy Learmonth earned a place in the Men's 800 metre final at the Commonwealth games in Glasgow.
The 22-year-old from Berwick, who is competing for Scotland, said the energy and buzz from the home crowd helped him push through for automatic qualification.
Northumberland runner Guy Learmonth has qualified for the mens' 800 metre final after a thrilling semi final he held on and ran the race of his life in front of his home crowd.
Learmonth, from Berwick, was competeing in the same race as gold medal favourite David Rudisha from Kenya.
Guy said qualifying for the final at home means the world to him and the buzz he got from the crowd helped him through.
Middlesbrough's Chris Tomlinson has lost out on a medal in the Men's Long Jump in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
The Teessider came sixth overall at Hampden Park.
Congratulation to Jack Laugher(1st) and Matthew Mitcham(2nd). In the dive commonwealth games. #Glasgow2014
Ripon's Jack Laugher, 19, has won a Commonwealth gold in the 1m springboard.
Three Table Tennis players from the North East have all progressed into the Fourth Round of the Mixed Doubles at the Commonwealth Games.
Paul Drinkhall, 24, from Loftus, and his wife Joanna Drinkhall cruised to a 3-0 win in their Third Round match with Australia.
Northallerton's Daniel Reed, 24, and partner Kelly Sibley beat Scotland 3-0 in the Third Round.
While Stockton's Karina Le Fevre, 21, and Sam Walker battled to a 3-2 victory over India.
The Fourth Round of the Mixed Doubles continues at 9:30am on Thursday.
Northumberland runner Laura Weightman has spoken of her delight after winning a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
The 23-year-old, from Alnmouth, finished second in the Women's 1500m with a time of 4 minutes and 9 seconds at Hampden Park on Tuesday night.
It was Weightman's first ever medal in a major championships.