I spent five days in glasgow last month as the city celebrated one year to go before some 4500 athletes from 71 nations take part in 17 sports over 11 days at the 2014 commonwealth games. The host city for the commonwealth games in 2014 was glasgow explore england's highlights and find out how our athletes performed in the 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.
A total of 310 athletes will represent scotland at the commonwealth games in glasgow find out who's in the team. Glasgow 2014 live | xx commonwealth games play all relive glasgow 2014 with full replays of the games channel the xx commonwealth games as it was streamed live on youtube throughout all 11 . The commonwealth games (cwg) takes place between 73 countries which used to be part of the british empire in cwg glasgow 2014, india won 64 medals, ending in the top 5 nations this isn’t india’s best performance, since india won 101 medals in cwg 2010 some sports in which india had won medals . Glasgow 2014 commonwealth games, glasgow, united kingdom 314 likes the 2014 commonwealth games (officially the xx commonwealth games) will be held in.
The competition venues for the glasgow 2014 commonwealth games were concentrated in three compact site clusters within the city of glasgow these made the most of the city’s extensive sporting and events infrastructure. The queen opens the commonwealth games after a colourful opening ceremony in glasgow featuring 4,500 athletes from 71 nations and territories. Explore glasgow 2014 commonwealth games's 22,416 photos on flickr.
These commonwealth games t-shirts represent the colour and culture that will be descending on glasgow for this year's installment of the games. The host city for commonwealth games 2014 was glasgow get more information on england's commonwealth games 2014 gold medalists. The 2014 commonwealth games (officially known as the xx commonwealth games), was a multi-sport event held in glasgow, scotland from 23 july to 3 august 2014 it was the first time that glasgow hosted the games, and the third time it was hosted in scotland after edinburgh hosted in 1970 and 1986. The 2014 commonwealth games (scottish gaelic: geamannan a' cho-fhlaitheis 2014), officially known as the xx commonwealth games and commonly known as glasgow 2014, (scottish gaelic: glaschu 2014), was an international multi-sport event celebrated in the tradition of the commonwealth games as governed by the commonwealth games federation (cgf). Answer 1 of 47: hi, are they making a huge deal of the games right now in the uk i realized it is a large sporting event i am asking because i am debating buying tickets right now or waiting until i am in scotland.
The 2014 commonwealth games, held in glasgow, were the largest multi-sport event ever held in scotland, with 4,950 athletes competing from 71 nations it was acknowledged as a big success for the city, from both a sporting and visitor experience perspective. Commonwealth games news: the 2018 commonwealth games has come to a close, and with it the very satisfying result of india’s third most successful cwg of all time slotting in. The findings will be seen as a vote of confidence in the stewardship of the event by lord smith of kelvin – chair of the glasgow 2014 commonwealth games organising committee.
The glasgow 2014 commonwealth games will see 17 sports played over 11 days by athletes from 71 nations and territories representing one third of the world’s population, watched by 15 billion . Executive summary spectrum for the games 11 this document represents the final update to our spectrum plan for wireless communications for the glasgow 2014 commonwealth games ('the games').
The 20th commonwealth games will be held in glasgow, scotland, where 6,500 athletes from 71 countries and territories will compete in 17 sports over 11 days the commonwealth games is a unique, world class event which is held once every four years. With gary lineker, hazel irvine, muhammad l'maadi abd aziz, georgios achilleos the opening ceremony for the 2014 commonwealth games live from celtic park. The 2014 commonwealth games was the third time (2014, 1986, 1970) scotland played host to the games england finished top of the medal table for the first time since the 1986 commonwealth games also held in scotland the 4947 athletes competed in 261 events in 18 sports australian athletes emma . Rod stewart, susan boyle, violin virtuoso nicola benedetti and singer-songwriter amy mcdonald and many, many more will all be live from celtic park, glasgow .