North Ayrshire swimmer Alyvia Wears will never forget her visit to the British Swimming Championships in Glasgow after Olympic hero Adam Peaty gave away his gold medal.
It happened after he stormed victory in the 50m breaststroke final at Tollcross on Wednesday.
The 7 year old from Kilmarnock proudly wore it to our Development Squad training session at the Portal on Thursday night.
“We were stunned!” says her dad, Kris.
“Alyvia was leaning over the barrier as he was walking past and we shouted ‘hey Adam!’
“He stopped, looked up, and signed her autograph book. Then he said: ‘do you want this?’ and took off his medal and passed it up to her. We couldn’t believe it!”
Alyvia and her family were at Tollcross not only to watch the UK’s fastest swimmers, but also to support big sister, Charlize, and team mate Caelin Chan, who were volunteering as kit carriers and medal ceremony helpers.