More than 100 Welsh competitors are getting ready to go to Bath for the Special Olympics later this week - and one athlete from Llanelli will be especially happy just to take her place on the start line.
Llinos Jones has had to build up her fitness after not only injuring her knee, but getting rushed to hospital with a blood clot on her lung.
Now training hard again, she says she can't wait for the games to begin.
Susan Boyle who came to fame on ITV's Britain's Got Talent has been wowing the crowds at the Special Olympics National Summer Games in Bath
The Opening Ceremony for the Special Olympics National Summer Games is being held tonight. More than 100 Welsh competitors are taking part.
144 Welsh athletes, coaches and carers are heading to the Special Olympics GB National Summer Games in Bath next month.