1950 Commonwealth Games

(British Empire Games) Opening Ceremony … 4 Feb 1950 Host City … Auckland, New Zealand Closing Ceremony … 11 Feb 1950 Participants … 590 athletes, 12 Commonwealth Nations 1950 Games   1950 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page 27 Australian Silver Medal Winners Athletics • Bowls • Boxing • Cycling • Diving • Fencing • Rowing • … Read more1950 Commonwealth Games

2002 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 25 July 2002 Host City … Manchester, England Closing Ceremony … 4 Aug 2002 Participants … 3,690 athletes, 72 Commonwealth Nations 2002 Games   2002 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page OFFICIAL OPENING BY Queen Elizabeth II. There were 247 events in 17 sports. The Slogan was The Spirit of Friendship The 2002 Commonwealth Games was … Read more2002 Commonwealth Games

1998 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 11 Sep 1998 Host City … Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Closing Ceremony … 21 Sep 1998 Participants … 3,638 athletes, 70 Commonwealth Nations 1998 Games   1998 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page 80 Australian Gold Medal Winners Athletics • Bowls • Cycling • Diving • Gymnastics • Men’s Hockey • Women’s Hockey Netball • … Read more1998 Commonwealth Games

1990 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 24 Jan 1990 Host City … Auckland, New Zealand Closing Ceremony … 3 Feb 1990 Participants … 1,949 athletes, 54 Commonwealth Nations 1990 Games   1990 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page 52 Australian Gold Medal Winners Athletics • Bowls • Cycling • Diving • Gymnastics • Shooting • Swimming • Weightlifting ATHLETICS  Men’s Pole Vault Simon Arkell  Men’s Hammer Throw … Read more1990 Commonwealth Games

1990 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 24 Jan 1990 Host City … Auckland, New Zealand Closing Ceremony … 3 Feb 1990 Participants … 1,949 athletes, 54 Commonwealth Nations 1990 Games   1990 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page 54 Australian Silver Medal Winners Athletics • Bowls • Boxing • Cycling • Diving • Gymnastics • Judo • Shooting • Swimming … Read more1990 Commonwealth Games

2010 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 3 Oct 2010 Host City … Delhi, India Closing Ceremony … 14 Oct 2010 Participants … 6,080 athletes (approx), 71 Commonwealth Nations 2010 Games   2010 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Events    Games Main Page THE 2010 COMMONWEALTH GAMES was plagued by a series of problems including an outbreak of dengue fever, sparse crowds, ticketing confusion, transport … Read more2010 Commonwealth Games

1958 Commonwealth Games

(British Empire and Commonwealth Games) Opening Ceremony … 18 July 1958 Host City … Cardiff, Wales Closing Ceremony … 26 July 1958 Participants … 1,130 athletes, 36 Commonwealth Nations 1958 Games   1958 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page THE 1958 GAMES WAS the largest sporting event ever held in Wales. Australian Dawn Fraser won 2 gold and 2 silver … Read more1958 Commonwealth Games

1994 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 18 Aug 1994 Host City … Victoria, Canada Closing Ceremony … 28 Aug 1994 Participants … 2,669 athletes, 63 Commonwealth Nations 1994 Games   1994 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page 43 Australian Bronze Medal Winners Athletics  –  Badminton  –  Boxing  –  Cycling  –  Diving  –  Gymnastics  –  Lawn Bowls Shooting  –  Swimming  –  … Read more1994 Commonwealth Games

1986 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 24 July 1986 Host City … Edinburgh, Scotland Closing Ceremony … 2 Aug 1986 Participants … 1,660 athletes, 27 Commonwealth Nations 1986 Games   1986 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page 40 Australian Gold Medal Winners Athletics • Badminton • Cycling • Diving • Rowing • Shooting • Swimming • Weightlifting ATHLETICS  Men’s 30km … Read more1986 Commonwealth Games