Countdown is the official Team Scotland newsletter published by Commonwealth Games Scotland (CGS). It features all the latest news and information about forthcoming Games and CGS events, along with associated news from our partners and supporters.
Countdown is published approximately twice a year. Click on the cover to download the latest edition, or choose a past edition to download from our archive. Hard copies are also available from the CGS office or join our e-newsletter mailing list.
Countdown Issue 28 – Autumn / Winter 2018
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We hope you enjoy the latest issue of Countdown which is a special review edition for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, where Team Scotland recorded their best ever overseas medal tally with 44 medals.
- Highlights from Gold Coast 2018 as Team Scotland smashed their pre-Games medal target of 29, climbing onto the podium an incredible 44 times, winning 9 gold, 13 silver and 22 bronze.
- Team Scotland Scottish Sports Awards 2018, where over 550 people joined the celebrations and star of the Gold Coast 2018 pool, Duncan Scott, scooped the top award as Scottish Sportsperson of the Year.
- A tribute to five-time Commonwealth Games medallist Jen McIntosh, as Team Scotland’s most decorated female athlete announces her retirement from Shooting.
- A look ahead to Birmingham 2022, as preparations begin to ensure Team Scotland once again deliver a performance to make the country proud.