Sport NI staff are playing their part at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, supporting Team NI athletes and coaches in the lead-up to and during the Games.

Specialist staff at the Sports Institute are providing their expertise and advice in areas including Physiotherapy, Performance Analysis and Anti-Doping, to help athletes compete at their best ability.

Meanwhile, Sport NI Chairman, George Lucas, has been providing support and encouragement to Team NI athletes and Sport NI staff.

Committed to developing Sporting Winners and contributing to the development of performance sport, the Sport NI Chairman is helping to showcase Northern Ireland sports’ leaders commitment to international sport, as well as discussing Northern Ireland’s sporting need with key senior personnel from across the sporting network in a competitive performance environment.

Photo caption: pictured are some of the Sport NI staff supporting athletes and coaches throughout the 2018 Gold Coast Games. From (L-R) are Laura Ostler, Des Jennings, Wendy Henderson and Damian Martin.