Athletes from the West Country are strongly represented as the Commonwealth Games gets underway in Australia's Gold Coast today.
Swimmer Jazz Carlin from Swindon carried the Welsh flag in the opening ceremony, with Bath based Eilidh Doyle bearing the Scottish flag.
Who are the West Country's main contenders?
Alongside Carlin and track star Doyle, there are many athletes from the region going for gold in Australia, including:
How long will the games last?
The 2018 games end on April 15th.