BBC Sport - Ten-day journey to Commonwealth Games from remote island
Athletes' 10-day journey to Games
- From the section Commonwealth Games
Getting to the Commonwealth Games is a huge achievement for any competitor - but for the team from the remote island of St Helena in the Atlantic Ocean, the journey to Glasgow has been a remarkable feat in itself.
The athletes' monumental 8,500 mile journey took 10 days and saw them travelling halfway across the globe.
Alex South reports.