Scottish Olympic hero Katherine Grainger star of the show as Rio athletes take part in parade

Scottish Olympic hero Katherine Grainger star of the show as Rio athletes take part in parade
 

SCOTS Olympian Katherine Grainger led the way again yesterday as Britain’s stars from Rio were given a heroes’ welcome.
Rower Grainger is Team GB’s most decorated athlete having won five medals – including gold in Brazil.
The 350 Olympic and Paralympic stars of track, pool and boxing ring were part of a parade through Manchester yesterday that was met by 150,000 cheering fans.
Grainger, 40, from Glasgow but now living in Maidenhead, last week said she had been “overwhelmed” by the support she has received since returning home from Rio.
Queen of the ring Nicola Adams said the turnout from... read more

 
18 October 2016 in Regional, Views: 48
Source: Daily Record
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