Team Singapore athletes in action at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Joseph Schooling speaks with chef de mission Low Teo Ping at the cafeteria of the games village.  -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Joseph Schooling speaks with chef de mission Low Teo Ping at the cafeteria of the games village.  -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Team Singapore contingent at the welcome ceremony for Singapore held at the international zone within the games village during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on July 21, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Team Singapore contingent at the welcome ceremony for Singapore held at the international zone within the games village during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on July 21, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Commonwealth Games flag-bearer Lim Heem Wei speaks with the chef de mission Low Teo Ping at the cafeteria of the Games Village. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Commonwealth Games flag-bearer Lim Heem Wei speaks with the chef de mission Low Teo Ping at the cafeteria of the Games Village. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
President Tony Tan speaks with table-tennis player Isabelle Li (fourth from right) as he visits the Singapore athletes at the games village in Glasgow, Scotland, a day before the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE
President Tony Tan speaks with table-tennis player Isabelle Li (fourth from right) as he visits the Singapore athletes at the games village in Glasgow, Scotland, a day before the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
President Tony Tan Keng Yam (right), with chef de mission Low Teo Ping, inaugurating the Singapore Square at the living quarters of the athletes during his visit at the games village in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 22,  2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA
President Tony Tan Keng Yam (right), with chef de mission Low Teo Ping, inaugurating the Singapore Square at the living quarters of the athletes during his visit at the games village in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 22,  2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Singapore athletes make their way to the welcome ceremony at the games village on July 21, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Singapore athletes make their way to the welcome ceremony at the games village on July 21, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Singapore athletes waiting to make their way to the welcome ceremony held at the international zone of the games village on July 21,2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Singapore athletes waiting to make their way to the welcome ceremony held at the international zone of the games village on July 21,2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Badminton and table tennis players and officials pose for a picture after the welcome ceremony at the foyer outside their accomodation at the games village which Mr Low Teo Ping named the Singapore Square. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Badminton and table tennis players and officials pose for a picture after the welcome ceremony at the foyer outside their accomodation at the games village which Mr Low Teo Ping named the Singapore Square. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
Opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at the Celtic Park Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 23, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG

The 14th Commonwealth Games kicked off in the Scottish city of Glasgow on July 23 and Team Singapore, with a 70-strong contingent, will be competing in sports from shooting and swimming to badminton and gymnastics. 

Of the team, 45 are young athletes making their debut and medal hopes are high for some of them. 

Straits Times photographer Kua Chee Siong will be on hand to capture their competition moments, so bookmark this page and come back for regular photography updates on the team's performance. 

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