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Gloucestershire's Olympic rower Pete Reed engaged

Pete Reed from Nailsworth now has something else to celebrate other than his gold medal Credit: Stephen Pond/PA Wire

Rower Pete Reed, who's from Nailsworth in Gloucestershire, has told Absolute Radio that he got engaged last night, just days after celebrating an Olympic gold medal in the men's four rowing event.

The Olympic champion, who also won gold in Beijing in 2008 has already confirmed his desire to compete for a third title at Rio 2016.

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Cheltenham rower 'couldn't be happier'

Alex Gregory says he 'couldn't be happier' after winning a gold medal in his first ever Olympic games.

Gregory, from Cheltenham, and Reed, from Nailsworth, were part of the Men's Four rowing team which produced a sensational performance to beat Australia on Saturday.

The pair, along with crew-mates Andrew Triggs Hodge and Tom James led from the start to extend Britain's dominance over the Olympic event to 16 years.

We caught up with the triumphant team after they had time to recover: