Aberdeen skier Lauren Cain has been named in GB squad for the The Special Olympics World Winter Games.
The Games take place in Austria in March.
Lauren, who has won several medals for regional competitions in Special Olympics Skiing, said: “Im really looking forward to this challenge.
“I want to enjoy the event and do as well as I can in the competition”
Lauren has been with Special Olympics for over five years and says it has changed her life.
“I have made lots of new friends, ” said Lauren.
“I like being able to take part in competitions and like winning medals.
“I get to go away on lots of trips with my ski group.
“I really enjoy skiing and I enjoy competing.”