Now that Birmingham has been confirmed as the host of the 2022 Commonwealth Games, how have young people of the city reacted to the news?
How will this impact on them and what legacy will it leave them when the Games are over.
We look back at Birmingham's bid and how it won over the Commonwealth Games Federation with its campaign.
Homegrown Midlands athletes are expressing their joy with Birmingham's successful 2022 Commonwealth bid
The games are expected to cost £750 million.