The gold coast xxi commonwealth games are now over this website is closed and for reference purposes only some external links may no longer work for the latest news and information, please visit the commonwealth games federation website. The first medal event could produce commonwealth games history as two-time reigning world champion flora duffy bids to win only bermuda's second gold medal - and the first of any colour by a woman. The gold coast 2018 commonwealth games (gc2018) welcomed more than 6,600 athletes and team officials from 71 commonwealth nations and territories to the gold coast and event cities brisbane, cairns and townsville, to share in the celebration of sport, entertainment and culture. The 2018 commonwealth games was the most inclusive sporting event held to date, with 38 para medal events woven into the schedule alongside able-bodied events.
The commonwealth games were known as the british empire games from 1930 to 1950, the british empire and commonwealth games from 1954 to 1966, and british commonwealth games from 1970 to 1974 it is the world's first multi-sport event which inducted equal number of women’s and men’s medal events and was implemented recently in the 2018 commonwealth games. A wrap up of yesterday’s momentous decision to award the 2022 commonwealth games to birmingham, england features interviews with cgf president louise martin, cgf ceo david grevemberg, and leading bid figures including west midlands mayor andy street. The 2018 commonwealth games, officially known as the xxi commonwealth games and commonly known as gold coast 2018, were an international multi-sport event for members of the commonwealth that were held on the gold coast, queensland, australia, between 4 and 15 april 2018.
Vas weather policy want to volunteer for the 2018 games fill out the volunteer application online: volunteer form. The latest edition of the commonwealth games takes place from april 4-15 in australia, with canada entering a team for the 21st time led by chef de mission claire carver-dias, the canadians will look to improve on their third-place finish in the medal count from the 2014 commonwealth games. Welcome to the official website of the xx commonwealth games, glasgow 2014 find out all the latest news and updates on the biggest sporting event of the commonwealth, plus exciting information on volunteering and the queens baton relay.
The commonwealth games is the only occasion where scotland gets to compete in a multi-sport event as a nation in its own right and is one of only six countries to have competed in every commonwealth games since their inception in hamilton in 1930.
The modern commonwealth 71 nations and territories representing a third of the world’s total population a force that drives our commitment to humanity, equality and destiny. 20 great photos from the commonwealth games a selection of some of the best photographs taken during the commonwealth games.
The commonwealth games 2018 will be streamed exclusively on the seven network in australia this is a free to air station in the country and anyone with a television can watch the games on all three of their channels: 7, 7two and 7mate. Bolt adds touch of glamour at the commonwealth games from dj-ing on the gold coast to handing out medals - retired usain bolt shows he can steal the show at the commonwealth games.
Commonwealth games athlete tailgate party & opening ceremonies september special olympics area 8 track & field 10/20/2018 throwdown at staunton river (registration is open) september vas golf tournament 11/17/18 star city half marathon for detailed list of commonwealth games sports, please visit the sports listing page.
The 24th edition of the commonwealth games will take place on the gold coast australia and once again features three disciplines of cycling: road, track and mountain bike the anna meares.