Athletes from the Borders have been chosen to represent Scotland at next year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Paralympic Silver Medallist Libby Clegg and up-and-coming wheelchair racer Samantha Kinghorn are among the first 27 members to be named for Team Scotland.
Jenny Longden reports:
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