Follow Youth Team Scotland as they participate in the Samoa 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games, their first taste of Commonwealth competition. Then it is on to the Gold Coast, Australia for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Find out what motivates them to train so hard, who has inspired them along the way and just what your support means.

There were smiles all round for Youth Team Scotland at the end of an exciting Games where our athletes did the nation proud...

Silver medals in boys' singles and mixed doubles on the final day as Youth Team Scotland end on a high...

It was a historic night in the boxing ring with two gold, a silver and a bronze...

Meg Finnon finished her Samoa Youth Games experience with a fantastic swim in the 800m Freestyle...

Erin Robertson becomes Scotland's first gold medallist of the Games with a fantastic swim in the 50m Breaststroke...

Every member of the athletics team leaves the Samoa 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games with a medal...

Round up of all the Youth Team Scotland day three action including squash, boxing, tennis, weightlifting, bowls, archery...

Silver for McLean as Youth Team Scotland add three medals on day two...

Round up of all the Youth Team Scotland day two action including boxing, weightlifting, tennis, squash, bowls...

It was a fantastic start to Samoa 2015 at the Apia Park Athletics Stadium with three medals...

Weightlifter Biatrice Gabell exceeded her own expectations with a silver medal on day one...

Hopes were high for a swimming medal on day one and it came in the shape of a silver for Meg Finnon... 

Round up of all the day one Youth Team Scotland action including Tennis, Squash, Bowls and Boxing...

Lawn bowlers set to be the first Scottish athletes in action at Samoa 2015...

Youth Team Scotland were led into a packed arena by flagbearer Craig McLean...

Youth Team Scotland have been scoping out training and competition venues...

Scotland's athletes are already settling in well at the team hotel...

28 athletes left Glasgow Airport tonight on the first leg of their 60 hour journey to Samoa...

Swimmer Craig McLean will carry the saltire into the Samoa 2015 Opening Ceremony...

Full team selected to represent Youth Team Scotland in September announced in Stirling...

Six swimmers selected for the 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa...

Struan Caughy and Evelina D'Arcy win Samoa 2015 Archery Qualification Shoot...

Scotland’s preparations took another step forward with a recent site visit...

First two athletes selected to represent Scotland at Samoa 2015...

Team staff appointments for the Commonwealth Youth Games have now been made...

All Samoa 2015 sports specific selection policies have now been completed...

The Team Scotland journey was made accessible through the supports...

Following an outstanding Commonwealth Games in Glasgow earlier this month...

Charlie Flynn and Mark Dry explain what it was like to parade through the streets of...

As the convoy of vehicles made its way from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to George Square thousands of supporters...

Members of the public are being encouraged to line the route, giving the athletes an...

Kirsty Gilmour wins Badminton Silver, taking Team Scotland's record breaking medal haul to 53...

Clyne and Leitch just miss Bronze in a tight match against England, to finish fourth in their second Commonwealth Games...

Charlie Flynn added Team Scotland’s 50th medal, with Josh Taylor making it two Boxing Golds in half an hour...

Imogen Bankier and Robert Blair cast aside morning semi-final loss to win Bronze...

Athletics action at Hampden ends with a fifth place in the 4 x 400m relay...

Micky Yule takes 4th place in Para-Sport Powerlifting and Grace Reid is 9th in the 3m Springboard final...

Inspiration from Keatings takes Daniel Purvis to a Gold of his own in the Parallel Bars Individual Apparatus final...

Lynsey Sharp went from the hospital to the podium in little more than 12 hours on an unbelievable Hampden night...

Darren Burnett completed a golden day for Team Scotland after the Men's Fours also struck Gold...

Two boxers into Gold medal fights with two further Bronze medals guaranteed...

Round up of the day nine action involving Team Scotland including Diving, Badminton, Squash, Hockey...

Eilidh Child takes Athletics' third medal for Team Scotland, the best tally at a Games since Auckland in 1990...

Alex Gladkov dedicates Team Scotland’s second Wrestling Bronze of the Games to his Grandad...

Thousands of cheering supporters lined the streets of Glasgow as the Commonwealth's finest took to the Time Trial course...

Team Scotland is guaranteed at least two medals in tomorrow’s Lawn Bowls finals...

Keatings adds Gold to Team and Individual Silvers, and a Bronze for Purvis on Rings...

Day eight round up of the rest of the Team Scotland action including Diving, Squash, Netball, Hockey...

Team Scotland's Chris Pritchard talks about racing in the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome and what is was like to...

Sarah, who won Gold in Judo in the under -63kg division, was invited by the Orchestra to conduct the anthem which has...

Imogen Bankier and Robert Blair discuss why they're so... 

Daniel Keatings secured another historic first for Scotland with All-Around Silver...

Viorel Etko has become the first Scot since 1994 to win a Wrestling medal...

Eilish McColgan finished sixth at Hampden with a Native Record as Kenya finished 1-2-3. McColgan had hoped for better...

Team Scotland suffered the agony of defeat to England in Women's Hockey, missing a semi-final place...

Round up of the day seven action for Team Scotland including Boxing, Diving, Lawn Bowls, Netball...

The Men's Artistic team claimed Scotland's first ever team medal in gymnastics, taking Silver in front of a packed Hydro arena...

Jen McIntosh replaces Mum as Team Scotland’s most successful female athlete...

Mark Dry claimed Scotland’s second track and field medal in 24 hours with Bronze in the Hammer...

Dan Wallace claimed his third medal of the Games with Silver in the 200m IM...

Day six saw spectators flock in their thousands to Cathkin Braes Country Park for the Mountain Bike Cross Country...

Round up of day six action involving Team Scotland including Badminton, Boxing, Bowls, Squash, Netball, Table Tennis...

Scotland's 12th Gold in Glasgow, setting a new record of Golds won in a single Games...

McIntosh finished strongly to take Bronze in the 50m Rifle Prone in unpredictable winds...

Libby Clegg claimed Scotland’s first Athletics Gold medal at a Commonwealth Games for 20 years...

Scotland's Men's Artistic gymnasts return tomorrow to try to secure a historic first team medal for Scotland...

Both Hockey teams win against Wales with women on course for a semi-final place...

Round up of Day 5 action involving Team Scotland's athletes, including Weightlifting, Boxing and Swimming...

Josh Taylor will represent Team Scotland in the 64kg weight category and is looking foward...

Alex Marshall and Paul Foster stunned England's Sam Tolchard and Andy Knapper in the Pairs semi-finals with a thrilling last end...

The atmosphere was electric for the fourth and final day of Track Cycling...

Erraid Davies becomes our youngest ever Commonwealth medallist with Miley and the 4x200m Relay also picking up medals...

Partridge  took sixth place, the third best placing ever achieved by a Team Scotland athlete in this event...

Round up of Team Scotland's Day 4 action including Athletics, Shooting, Weightlifting, Netball, Hockey, Rugby 7s...

Ross Murdoch had to fight hard to secure the Bronze medal in the 100m Breaststroke final...

Scotland’s Para-Sport competitors put Lawn Bowls on the medal rostrum...

Drew Christie takes Skeet Silver with Bronze for Fullbore Queen's Prize Pair Angus McLeod and Ian Shaw...

"The crowd were just roaring us round and I knew how close we were to achieving something...we just had to do it...

Rugby 7s success, boxer Josh Taylor through and all the action from Baminton, Hockey, Netball and Weightlifting...

Judo become Scotland's most successful ever sport at a single Games, adding five further medals to their tally..

Dan Wallace wins Scotland’s third swimming Gold medal...

Neil Fachie and Craig MacLean snatch Scotland’s first cycling Gold of the Games with a gutsy ride...

Scotland’s Judo team added two more medals to take their impressive haul to 8 in 2 days...

Round up of the Day 2 action for Team Scotland including Hockey, Boxing, Netball, Lawn Bowls, Shooting …

Team Scotland are through to the quarter-finals of the Badminton Mixed Team Event beating New Zealand...

Fifteen year old Lauren Brash delighted the crowd in the Rhythmic Gymnastics Individual All-Around final...

Michael Jamieson, Ross Murdoch and Craig Benson discuss why Breaststroke... 

Ross Murdoch stole the show, winning an electrifying 200m Breaststroke final...

Scotland’s Judokas picked up 6 medals on the first day of competition, including an historic double-gold for the Renicks sisters...

History is made with the first Scottish medal of Glasgow 2014...

Opening day performances across the sports show Team Scotland are raring to go at their home Games...

Amy Gibson, Sarah Robertson and Nikki Lloyd stopped by the Scot Cam sofa for a little catch up after the Opening... 

The baton was warmly greeted by both the Scottish sunshine, and by athletes...

The XX Commonwealth Games opened in style at Celtic Park, with flag bearer Euan Burton leading Team Scotland into the...

Judoka Euan Burton has been named as the Flag Bearer for Team Scotland and will lead...

With 1 day until the Opening Ceremony - Chelsea Murphy, Sarah Jones and Shannon Hawke stopped by the Scot Cam...

Head coach believes the Athletics team is ready after their training camp in Ayrshire...

Team Scotland could get off to a flying start as the swimming competition begins...

Team Scotland has been drawn against New Zealand, Guernsey and Seychelles in Group C for the Team Event which starts the...

Reward Scheme to recognise and support Team Scotland's medal-winning athletes...

The decision to select Burton as flag bearer was made by his fellow athletes and was...

When you are talking millimetres between Gold and missing the podium...

Katie Archibald will be going back to where it all began when she lines up at the...

Fresh from their holding camp in Aberdeen, experienced Commonwealth medallists...

James Eddie, Mark Bennett and Scott Riddell give the inside scoop on the squad and discuss smoothies...

The Men's Hockey team moved into the Athletes' Village today, trained in the rain and enjoyed the food....

Scottish number one Alan Clyne is seeded ninth in the men’s singles knockout...

With 4 days until the Opening Ceremony - Rebecca Bee, Victoria Clow and Lauren Brash stopped by the Scot Cam sofa for...

The spectacular summer sunshine, the majestic museum backdrop and the recently installed stands, set to brim with...

The Team Scotland Preparation Camp is based at the University of Stirling. We...

All 44 Aquatics athletes are together, enjoying team camaraderie before the swimmers...

The free App, which works on all major mobile devices, provides you with fingertip access to athlete profiles, schedules and results...

“We are being looked after really well and we all feel pretty pampered. It's a great...

With the Team Scotland Preparation Camp in full swing, we caught up with Para-Sport Powerlifter Micky Yule...

The ceremony included a welcome by Chieftain and Scottish rugby legend Gavin Hastings...

The image, titled ‘Proud to be Your Team’, was taken in the historic Lion’s Den at Stirling Castle and includes athlete...

Scotland's badminton players have been seeded at No.5 for the team event at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games...

Final preparations nearing completion for Team Scotland's table tennis players...

“We are ready to go now. We’re all very excited and I’m pleased that we got into the...

“We’re really, really excited. It’s been a really good spring and summer so far. We’ve...

Team Scotland image unveiled as the first athletes arrive in the Village...

The Team Scotland Preparation Camp is based at the University of Stirling. We had a little...

Strathclyde Park will play host to both Triathlon events and for Sheldon, who hails from...

Team Scotland wrestlers have been taking to the mats together as they get ready...

The Edinburgh based judoka said: “I’m truly gutted to be missing out on the Games...

There is a real feeling of the ’17 sports, 1 team’ now that we have had our Team Camp...

With six Badminton Gold medals on offer over the 11 days of competition Caitlin...

Police Scotland has confirmed that the bowls stolen this week from Paul Foster...

Over the weekend, the University of Stirling hosted the Team Scotland Team Camp. Athletes gathered to receive their kit...

The bowls, which the multiple World Champion has been playing and practising...

Designed by internationally known textile designer and artist Jilli Blackwood, the parade uniform injects a contemporary...

The Team Scotland parade uniform for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth...

Exclusive chat with the British & Irish Lion who has just been selected...

Stuart Hogg has been named in the Scotland 7s squad to compete at the forthcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow...

They will enjoy unique access to the wide range of available sports facilities, including...

With 310 athletes selected, Team Scotland will field it's largest ever team at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games...

With the blessing and support of former Corries member Ronnie Browne, the Royal...

The team of twelve Netball players selected to represent Team Scotland at...

The Men’s and Women’s Hockey Teams for Glasgow 2014 were announced today...

A triple test of swimming, cycling and running awaits four further triathletes...

Commonwealth Games Scotland today announced its team of seven...

The announcement includes the latest 102 athletes selected this week from...

Lynsey discusses what it means to compete for Scotland in the XX Commonwealth Games and how technology enables her training...

Sarah Clark, Dan Keatings and much more talk about what it will mean to represent...

Inside the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, the selected Team Scotland Cyclists underwent a photo shoot in celebration of their selection...

The wheels are in motion towards Commonwealth Games success after...

The group contains 22 Games debutants, three Commonwealth Games medallists...

A first look at the Rugby Sevens kit, a little look around Ibrox and a catch up with Sean Lamont, Tommy Seymour, Colin Gregor...

Scotland is the home of Rugby Sevens. In 1883 local butcher Ned Haig in a drive...

“I went through a phase when I was struggling with my injury that I was going to go...

This follows an intensive year-long selection period during which players have...

The 11 photos have been taken at iconic locations around Scotland, with some...

The Scots finished the competition in fourth place, claiming 15 circuit points...

Freya represented Team Scotland at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi...

Following last week’s selection announcement of nine boxers, Benson faced a box-off against Connor Law...

Natalie Milne does it. Her brother Cameron does it. Her mum has been known to do it...

Get the athletes reaction to being selected to represent Team Scotland...

Glasgow 2014 will see Scotland’s Para-Sport Lawn Bowlers compete in the Games...

Half of the wrestlers selected will be making their debut at the Commonwealth...

Boxing has had major qualification events across the world, with the recent Boxing Scotland Senior Championships...

It all started on a kitchen table for Niall Cameron but please avoid references to table tennis’s popular cliché when you talk...

A behind the scenes look at the aquatics team announcement and a catch up with Michael Jamieson, Ross Murdoch, Hannah Miley...

Team Scotland will send its largest Aquatics team ever to a Commonwealth...

In Melbourne, McClatchey was part of a sensational Scottish swimming haul...

The British Championships are the final opportunity to qualify for Team Scotland...

Rhythmic Gymnastics is a visually stunning sport in which competitors...

The trio complete the Scotland squash team, joining compatriots Alex...

On Tuesday 8th April 2014, Lauren Brash was selected to represent Team...

Ross Murdoch cemented his breaststroke credentials at the Scottish National Open Swimming Championships last...

Up until last year, Laura never thought about taking her cycling to the next level but as soon as the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome...

The Scottish 400m runner, who had been aiming to qualify for Team...

The Delhi 2010 silver medallist, along with Clyde the Glasgow 2014 mascot...

Highlights from the Scottish Championships held at the Emirates Arena...

Reaction from the Team Scotland Women's Lawn Bowls team after being announced...

“It’s going to be great at Tollcross. I swam there for six or seven years when I was younger. That was when I did...

"I’ve put in some of my best performances in front of home crowds and hope...

The Lawn Bowls team for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games was announced...

Despite only having started boxing five years ago, Ross Henderson is looking...

Five men and five women will make up the full quota of lawn bowlers who...

Greg ultimately proved the stronger in the final and was able to take advantage...

“If I get selected, I can’t comprehend how loud the noise and amazing the atmosphere...

Eilidh Child, along with her London 2012 room-mate Jessica Ennis-Hill...

"I really hope the worst is behind me and my luck will continue to get better through...

Exclusive look at the Scottish Thistles in training and a sit down interview with Goal-Defense, Rachel Forbes...

Fast forward to the present and the bubbly teenager is now living in Dunblane, finishing her schooling at Beaconhurst...

The 23-year-old from West Linton in the Scottish Borders spent four and a half years...

Buchan hung up her goggles shortly after, but within four months was back...

"Waking up in the morning and finding out about the other sports was..."

“To fight in Glasgow at something as big as the Commonwealth Games is huge and I’m totally focused on my preparation...

“I like the physical demands of wrestling. It is one of the only sports that...

A sit down interview with Scotland's top men's singles player...

“I was a big kid and therefore being different, it was challenging at times...

The battle for the remaining Team Scotland squash men’s doubles slot...

The Thistles Goal Keeper was kept busy throughout the two game series against

Whilst she speaks with a South African accent, there is no doubting Frania’s Scottish credentials. Born in Capetown and...

Gifted Scottish swimmer Ross Murdoch picked up a brace of breaststroke golds at the Arena Grand Prix...

“Playing sevens in the Borders was absolutely vital to my development as a...

“I really like the look of the tartan, it is bright and colourful and it will definitely be...

The 10 photos released today (4 January 2014) to mark this important milestone have been shot at iconic locations...

Very proud of her roots, Bev explained: “It’s a huge honour to represent Scotland...

It has been a good end to a hard year for the hammer throwing couple from Broxburn...

Hockey internationalist Michael Bremner cheered on Team Scotland from a...

“You know what they say about Dad’s teaching daughters how to drive...

Filmed at and around the Borders farm where the 17-year-old lives with her parents...

Hailing from Dundee, she will certainly see a lot of familiar faces when she steps up to compete at the shooting venue...

“I was second choice at the Olympics last year and it was bitterly disappointing...

Graduating last summer with a degree in Radiography from Queen Margaret...

“We are expecting to get the qualification time to make Team Scotland for Glasgow 2014...

“We are delighted with the exciting new range of Team Scotland merchandise that has...

This goal is particularly meaningful, for the scrum-half, as he can boast previous...

Just a five minute walk from his doorstep the Emirates Arena hosted the 2013 Scottish Open Grand Prix last week. In the final...

During October 2010, in the very top balcony of the J.N Sports Complex in India, was...

 “I love the fact that in boxing anything can happen. You can have all the game plans...

The 20-year-old has emerged as one of the country’s hottest badminton prospects...

Angus McLeod started shooting at the age of 13 when his school offered it as a Friday afternoon activity. Not keen on playing ball...

Caroline Brownlie was one of eight shooters announced last week as part of Team...

A further nine athletes have been selected for Team Scotland today from the sports of...

The 21 year old Borderer ended the track season as one of the first athletes to be selected for Team Scotland at the Glasgow...

"I keep all my selection letters and that sort of stuff in a little folder, I actually still have all my stuff from Delhi in there..."

"I'm due to start in the hospital the week of the Games and now I know I am selected, I...

Brogan, from Paisley, said: "I was really disappointed I didn't get to go to Delhi...

After directing all her highflying momentum towards the Glasgow 2014...

Currently aged 20 and aiming to make Team Scotland for next summer's...

After a busy and successful summer of sporting action across all 17 sports on...

Third year students Marc Austin and Grant Sheldon finished second and third...

"Being selected for Team Scotland would be a really proud moment, another mark of...

An impressive Scottish team heads to the USA this week (14-30 September) for a...

Leading Scottish triathlete David McNamee will line up toe-to-toe with the world's best in...

For Gallagher though, these World Youth Championships are hopefully not the...

"I was only 14 when Manchester was on so although I knew what judo was, at this sort of level I had no idea..."

Australian-based Scot Graeme Archer is making a 20,000 mile round trip to Glasgow...

"Team mates, training partners and best friends" is how the newly crowned 2013...

"As a youngster, it was always known as a fast pool, and I don't think that is going to..."

Scotland's top bowlers face the world's best teams at home next week when...

"Clyde", the fun loving thistle shaped Glasgow 2014 Mascot, is now carrying the excitement of the Games into primary schools across...

In Kelso, a small market town situated in the Scottish Borders is a 17 year old girl full of...

"I was actually a Scottish national gymnast when I was younger, but then I got too tall..."

But behind those two laps is hours of dedication poured into her trade...

Driving them on towards their goal is a combination of a healthy sibling rivalry and the desire to follow in the footsteps...

Whilst the 15th Swimming World Championships in Barcelona proved...

I still run my farm but made the decision to sell my pedigree herd of Aberdeen...

Conspicuous amongst the big guns at Ayr are Alex Marshall MBE and Paul Foster, two of...

A veteran of the sport, Adam Cox has been competing for almost twenty years in men's...

With an impressive track record to build on and a great 2013 season so far...

After 12 years working for Commonwealth Games Scotland, Chief Executive and Team...

Sergeant Michael "Micky" Yule looks set to become one of the first Scottish Para...

It has been a long series of ups and downs for judo player Sarah Clark, in a career that has...

"It's great they are breaking through, they are raising the level all the time and..."

Scotland's Grant Ferguson and Lee Craigie were crowned British Champions on home...

"I've competed for Great Britain but I don't have a Scotland vest yet so it would..."

Scottish athletes are celebrating their most significant moment in terms of Team GB...

Not only is Laura Muir challenging to be one of the top British women 1500m runners...

Seven Scottish swimmers are celebrating their selection onto the British...

Ten Scots will be among the 34-strong GB squad for the final shooting World Cup of...

Here is a link to each poster, they are FREE to download...

"I stayed in the village until the tournament started but then I was put in a nearby hotel..."

Ayrshire's World Bowls Pairs Champion Paul Foster believes the experience of competing...

"As it turned out I made the Floor final and whilst there were a few mistakes in my..."

"I wanted to win gold in the individual race, but I can be proud to have come back with a...

The teenage triathlete from Scotstoun in Glasgow is swimming, cycling and running...

Following his bronze medal success at the London 2012 Olympics, gymnast Daniel...

He was travelling reserve for the successful Scotland team at last year's World...

Lesley MacDonald is a veteran of international netball - she reached the 100...

Cross-Country Mountain biker Kenta Gallagher has nailed his colours to the...

At just 18 year's of age the lure of a home Olympic Games was what drove Imogen...

"It makes it that wee bit more special that it is a home Games and for sure everybody...

Peter Kirkbride is no stranger to the Commonwealth Games, having...

Fleet-footed hockey forward Alan Forsyth admits he can't help but dream...

She admits that this is the most important year of her life so far with the opportunity...

Sensational shooter Jen McIntosh finished as Team Scotland's most celebrated female...

World No 27 squash player Alan Clyne has played in major events right across the...

Badminton ace Kirsty Gilmour could be forgiven for feeling the weight of expectation...

Scott Forrest is making something of a name for himself in Scottish boxing, with a...

At just 14 years of age, Grace Reid was Scotland's youngest ever team member...

When you ask Judoka Sally Conway what her future ambitions are, she will give you a straightforward answer...

Having competed at the London 2012 Olympics, 18-year old swimmer Craig...

Rugby stalwart Colin Gregor has been part of the International Sevens scene for many...

Athletes who took part in the Go Scotland campaign talk about their hopes and aspirations for the Glasgow 2014...

Scotland's athletes are now under starters orders for Glasgow 2014, with the official...

Scotland's athletes are now under starters orders for Glasgow 2014, with the official...

When Edinburgh table tennis player Craig Howieson talks about getting the people of Scotland to support the Glasgow...