1. In celebration of the Lesotho Commonwealth Games Team competing in Glasgow 2014, we share some little known facts about Lesotho

    On Wednesday 23rd July, the Lesotho Commonwealth Games Team made their entrance at the opening ceremony in Glasgow.
  2. Wearing traditional Basotho hats and blankets, the team's outfits made quite an impression on the audience!
  3. We shared these facts with our Facebook and Twitter followers.
  4. They also frequently travel by donkey!
  5. Fact 5:
  6. Did you know Mount Qiloane is the inspiration for the Basotho hat as worn by #teamlesotho at the #Glasgow2014 opening ceremony
    Did you know Mount Qiloane is the inspiration for the Basotho hat as worn by #teamlesotho at the #Glasgow2014 opening ceremony
  7. The Wales team also have a reciprocal arrangement that allows their teams to visit Lesotho for high altitude training in the mountains.
  8. A light dusting last night...makes for some beautiful skiing this morning! #afriski #goneskiing #lesotho #snow
    A light dusting last night...makes for some beautiful skiing this morning! #afriski #goneskiing #lesotho #snow
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