Athletes Village Officially Opened For Business

Gavin Hastings OBE 'Chieftan'

Scottish Rugby legend Gavin Hastings OBE and the talented National Youth Theatre welcomed the athletes of the Commonwealth to their new home for the next three weeks. Glasgow 2014 opens July 23 – August 3

Glasgow 2014 Athletes Village Set for Games

houses avilable to buy after games

The accommodation for athletes at the Commonwealth Games is ready for living. The village is designed for athletes in consultation with athletes, with a pledge to be a real ‘home from home’.

First Olympic Marathon Cup For Sale

Historic Olympic marathon cup

A bid of over half million pounds bought the marathon cup which was won in the first Olympic Games in Athens in 1896

Worlds Best Cyclists in Olympic Test Race

jubilant cyclist

Huge crowds turned out for the London 2012 preview cycle event Sunday August 14. Britain’s Mark Cavendish won the race.

Olympics: In The Park

Park - Olympics Stadium towers over public

Apart from events, hamburgers and coke – they aren’t the only options inside the Olympics Park. The huge crowds will have no problem getting their ‘once in a lifetime’ experience. The Stadium is magnificent and the public is soaking up the sporting events and atomosphere of the park. Should male volleyball players wear speedos?

London Marathon on Track After Boston Explosions

London Marathon - preparing

As runners were singing on for the London marathon black ribbons were handed out to be worn as a mark of respect for those killed in the Boston blasts. Extra security was drafted in to patrol London streets for the huge race

Year of Olympic Games

Olympic Games Jonathan Edwards Triple Jump

Year of Olympic Games. London 2012 Games are the country’s hottest topic

Olympic Park Transforms

London Olympic Park -Legacy in progress

Now known as Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park the legacy team are transforming the Olympic and Paralympic venue into a huge location for everyone to enjoy. Great plans under way to celebrate anniversary of the Olympic Games in July. Best views are from the Orbit.

Glasgow Offers Olympic Games Volunteers

on the start line in Glasgow

Glasgow is latest city in search for Games Makers. Scotland has over two thousand people eager to become volunteers for the London 2012. Some were interviewed at the Glasgow Science Centre in May.

Packed Paralympics

Packed Paralympics crowd at entrance

The Paralympics in the UK have been described as a huge success. Medals have been won and lost but the crowds continue to love the thrill of the great sporting events. TeamGB is third on the medals table! YNUKtv spoke to people at the Olympic Park who had experienced the great sporting occasion