A swimmer from the Scottish Borders has been selected for the Commonwealth Games. Lucy Hope, who's from Melrose, will compete in the 4x200 metre freestyle event at the Games which begin in Glasgow in July.
Team Scotland is sending its largest Aquatics team ever to a Commonwealth Games, with 38 swimmers and two divers selected for Glasgow 2014. Scotland has won a total of 73 medals in aquatics(including 20 gold), more than any other sport.
A host of Scottish sporting stars were at the Active Games Final. They included:
Lynn McCafferty - GB Handball Captain
Charlene Joiner - Commonwealth Silver Medalist
Cameron Bell - Kilmarnock and Scotland Goalkeeper.
The event was organised by Calum Graham from Dumfries and Galloway Council.