Newcastle City Council is in talks with the hosts of the next Olympics in Rio about passing on the rings which are currently on the Tyne Bridge.
The Olympic rings were installed by Newcastle Council to celebrate the city hosting some of the Olympic football tournaments.
The council hopes they can keep them on display for the rest of the year.
Morpeth Harrier Laura Weightman is just hours from the most important race of her career.
North Tyneside runner Ross Murray has qualified for the semi-final of the Men's 1500m event. His former running club saw him race.
Hexham rower Matt Wells failed to retire from international sport with a medal after the Great Britain Quad sculls team finished fifth