The games has five ambassadors to champion the initiative.

Founder of AYG and RGU lecturer Bryan McCann introduces the ambassadors for the festival of sport.

  • Sir Ian Wood

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    As an ambassador, Sir Ian, who is also the Chancellor of Robert Gordon University, attended the Festival of Sport to talk to pupils about global citizenship and got involved in other activities.

  • Katherine Grainger

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    British rower and London 2012 gold medallist, Katherine Grainger was born in Glasgow and brought up in Aberdeen and is an ambassador for Aberdeen Youth Games.

  • Rachel Corsie

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    Seattle Reign and Scotland footballer Rachel Corsi is an AYG ambassador.

  • Leigh Fawcett

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    Scotland Women’s hockey player Leigh Fawcett is an AYG ambassador.

  • Ben Kilner

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    Olympic snowboarder and British Half-pipe Champion Ben Kilner is an ambassador for AYG.