18 young athletes from across NI are getting ready to compete in the Commonwealth Youth Games in the Bahamas (18-23 July).
Local athletes are involved in athletics, boxing, cycling, judo and swimming.
Preparations included a comprehensive NI Commonwealth Games Council team induction course during which Sport NI delivered a Pure Winner workshop educating young athletes on clean sport.
Getting ready for the Commonwealth Youth Games, Bahamas 2017 were, from left, Jack McMillan (Swimming), Rachel Bethel (Swimming), Kirstie Strouts-McCallion (Judo), Kian Bittles (Boxing) and Aaron Sexton (Athletics). Photo by Aaron McCracken