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1978 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 3 Aug 1978 Host City … Edmonton, Canada Closing Ceremony … 12 Aug 1978
Participants … 1,475 athletes, 46 Commonwealth Nations

Commonwealth Games Gold Medal Winners
24 Australian Gold Medal Winners

Athletics • Boxing • Cycling • Swimming • Weightlifting • Wrestling

ATHLETICS
 Men’s Hammer Peter Farmer
 Men’s 400 Metres Rick Mitchell
 Women’s Shot Gael Mulhall
 Women’s 200 Metres Denise Boyd (Robertson)
 Women’s 800 Metres Judy Peckham
 Women’s High Jump Katrina Gibbs
BOXING
 Men’s Middleweight Philip McElwaine
CYCLING
 Men’s Sprint Kenrick Tucker
 Men’s Road Race Phil Anderson
 Men’s Team Pursuit Colin Fitzgerald, Kevin Nichols, Gary Sutton, Shane Sutton
SWIMMING
 Men’s 100 Metres Backstroke Glenn Patching
 Men’s 100 Metres Freestyle Mark Morgan
 Men’s 200 Metres Freestyle Ron McKeon
 Men’s 400 Metres Freestyle Ron McKeon
 Men’s 1500 Metres Freestyle Max Metzker
 Women’s 100 Metres Backstroke Debra Forster
 Women’s 200 Metres Butterfly Michelle Ford
 Women’s 400 Metres Freestyle Tracey Wickham
 Women’s 800 Metres Freestyle Tracey Wickham
WEIGHTLIFTING
 Men’s Lightweight – Overall Bill Stellios
 Men’s Middleweight – Overall Sam Castiglione
 Men’s Light Heavyweight – Overall Robert Kabbas
WRESTLING
 Men’s Light Flyweight Ashok Kumar
 Men’s Lightweight Zsigmund Kelevitz