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. So competition is well and truly over now so i thought i'd give you all an update on how it all went competition day was a bag of mixed emotions with nerves, excitement, anticipation and almost every other emotion in between. As glasgow prepares for one of the biggest sporting events in its history, the salvation army is getting set to help look after thousands of sports fans. Loughborough athletes in glasgow meet our featured athletes find out more about some of the athletes and support staff who will be attending the games, including netball player becky james. Today let's talk about this year's commonwealth games that are taking place in glasgow, scotland the 11 day event is on between the 23rd july and 3rd august.
A 52 million boost to scotland's economy, and 1000 jobs, in each of the past six years have resulted from building and revamping glasgow 2014 venues and the athletes' village the substantial games legacy, revealed in a new scottish government report published today, includes information on. Planning to visit glasgow in 2014 when the commonwealth games are being held 23rd july to 3rd august, ideally i'd like to stay for the whole period but whether that is affordable is another matter i'd be grateful if anyone could give me. Glasgow 2014 commonwealth games sustainability plan 3 the games can be a vehicle to demonstrate the interdependency of people and environment. Geni project: commonwealth games - glasgow 2014 the 2014 commonwealth games (officially the xx commonwealth games) were held in glasgow, sc. Sally pearson says suspended australian coach's departure from glasgow was celebrated by every member of the athletics squad. 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.
The latest tweets from glasgow 2014 (@glasgow2014) the official channel of the xx commonwealth games in glasgow 23 july - 3 august 2014 #bringiton glasgow, scotland, uk. Glasgow will host the 20th commonwealth games, an international, multi-sport event involving 71 teams of athletes from the commonwealth nations and territories the games will be held from 23 july to 3 august 2014 and will feature 17 sports across 11 days of competition, including 261 medal events. Explore scotlandshopcom's board glasgow 2014 commonwealth games on pinterest | see more ideas about glasgow, 2014 commonwealth games and scotland. By gary anderson december 31 - a specially designed 50 pence ($082/ 060) coin to mark the staging of the commonwealth games in glasgow in 2014 will.
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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 people around the world, with more than 1,000 staff and 15,000 volunteers on hand to see that it all. Scottish athletes' vivid outfits for commonwealth games opening ceremony are mocked and attacked in equal measure, though not by everyone. 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. The glasgow 2014 commonwealth games brought social, cultural and economic benefits to the whole of scotland the scottish government remains committed to working with legacy partners to ensure benefits continue to be realised for years to come.
Posts about glasgow 2014 commonwealth games written by alex smithson. The 2014 commonwealth games are currently being held in glasgow, scotland it is the largest multi-sport event ever held in scotland, although the country previously hosted the 1970 and 1986 commonwealth games in edinburgh. 20th commonwealth games the commonwealth games take place every four years the glasgow 2014 games will be the 20th commonwealth games this is a. Glasgow 2014, glasgow, united kingdom 241k likes the official facebook page of the xx commonwealth games 23 july - 3 august 2014 #bringiton. The glasgow xx commonwealth games are now over this website is closed and for reference purposes only some external links may no longer work.