Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meets athletes during a reception for Team GB's Olympic and Paralympic athletes, hosted by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, at Buckingham Palace on October
The Princess also met athletes from the Minas Tennis Clube where Team GB's boxing, fencing, judo, table tennis, marathon swimming and taekwondo athletes have also been practising
London 2012 Olympics: Team GB's James Davis finds his cutting edge in fencing arena
Team GB's Richard Kruse in action
Zara Phillips of Great Britain riding High Kingdom in front of a packed home crowd during the Team Eventing competition
Wheelchair Fencing Memorable Moment: GB’s athletes performed admirably in the face of world-class opponents, with the Men’s Team Foil placing 8th and put themselves on the map for Rio 2016.
Laura Trott, the rising star of British cycling, poses with her two gold medals
Gold medallist Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during the medal ceremony for the Men's Singles Tennis match
Britta Heidemann (R) of Germany battles against A Lam Shin of Korea (L) in the Women's Epee Individual Fencing Semifinals on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL.