1990 Commonwealth Games

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XIV Commonwealth Games
Auckland 1990 Logo.png
Host city Auckland, New Zealand
MottoThis is the Moment
Nations participating55
Athletes participating2,074
Events213 events in 10 sports
Opening ceremony 24 January
Closing ceremony3 February
Officially opened by Prince Edward
Officially closed by Elizabeth II
Queen's Baton Final Runner Mark Todd and Peter Snell
Main venue Mount Smart Stadium
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The 1990 Commonwealth Games were held in Auckland, New Zealand from 24 January 3 February 1990. It was the 14th Commonwealth Games, and part of New Zealand's 1990 sesquicentennial celebrations. Participants competed in ten sports: athletics, aquatics, badminton, boxing, cycling, gymnastics, judo, lawn bowls, shooting and weightlifting. The Triathlon was a demonstration event.

Auckland Metropolitan area in North Island, New Zealand

Auckland is a city in the North Island of New Zealand. The most populous urban area in the country, Auckland has an urban population of around 1,628,900. It is located in the Auckland Region—the area governed by Auckland Council—which includes outlying rural areas and the islands of the Hauraki Gulf, resulting in a total population of 1,695,900. Auckland is a diverse, multicultural and cosmopolitan city, home to the largest Polynesian population in the world. A Māori-language name for Auckland is Tāmaki or Tāmaki Makaurau, meaning "Tāmaki with a hundred lovers", in reference to the desirability of its fertile land at the hub of waterways in all directions.

New Zealand Country in Oceania

New Zealand is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. The country has two main landmasses—the North Island, and the South Island —and around 600 smaller islands. It has a total land area of 268,000 square kilometres (103,500 sq mi). New Zealand is about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) east of Australia across the Tasman Sea and 1,000 kilometres (600 mi) south of the Pacific island areas of New Caledonia, Fiji, and Tonga. Because of its remoteness, it was one of the last lands to be settled by humans. During its long period of isolation, New Zealand developed a distinct biodiversity of animal, fungal, and plant life. The country's varied topography and its sharp mountain peaks, such as the Southern Alps, owe much to the tectonic uplift of land and volcanic eruptions. New Zealand's capital city is Wellington, and its most populous city is Auckland.

Commonwealth Games Multi-sport event involving athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations

The Commonwealth Games are an international multi-sport event involving athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations. The event was first held in 1930, and has taken place every four years since then. 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.

Contents

The main venue was the Mount Smart Stadium.

Host selection

The Games were awarded to Auckland on 27 July 1984 at the Los Angeles Summer Olympics. Perth, Australia, had withdrawn from the bid contest leaving New Delhi, India, as the sole opponent to Auckland's bid.

1984 Summer Olympics Games of the XXIII Olympiad, held in Los Angeles in 1984

The 1984 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that was held from July 28 to August 12, 1984, in Los Angeles, United States. This was the second time that Los Angeles had hosted the Games, the first being in 1932.

Perth City in Western Australia

Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia (WA). It is named after the city of Perth, Scotland and is the fourth-most populous city in Australia, with a population of 2.06 million living in Greater Perth. Perth is part of the South West Land Division of Western Australia, with the majority of the metropolitan area located on the Swan Coastal Plain, a narrow strip between the Indian Ocean and the Darling Scarp. The first areas settled were on the Swan River at Guildford, with the city's central business district and port (Fremantle) both later founded downriver.

New Delhi Capital City / District in Delhi, India

New Delhi is an urban district of Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of all three branches of the Government of India.

1990 Commonwealth Games bidding results
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Opening ceremony

The opening of the games comprised a variety of events, including the arrival of The Queen's representative The Prince Edward (her youngest son), the arrival of the Queen's Baton and many Māori ceremonial stories.

Elizabeth II Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms

Elizabeth II is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.

Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex Earl of Wessex (more)

Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, is the youngest of four children and the third son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. At the time of his birth, he was third in line of succession to the British throne; as of July 2019, he is 11th. The Earl is a full-time working member of the British royal family and supports the Queen in her official duties – often alongside his wife, the Countess of Wessex – as well as undertaking public engagements for many of his own charities. In particular he has assumed many duties from his father, the Duke of Edinburgh, who retired from public life in 2017. Prince Edward succeeded Prince Philip as president of the Commonwealth Games Federation and opened the 1990 Commonwealth Games in New Zealand and the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Malaysia. He has also taken over the Duke's role in the Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme.

Queens Baton Relay

The Queen's Baton Relay is a relay around the world held prior to the beginning of the Commonwealth Games. The Baton carries a message from the Head of the Commonwealth, currently Queen Elizabeth II. The Relay traditionally begins at Buckingham Palace in London as a part of the city's Commonwealth Day festivities. The Queen entrusts the baton to the first relay runner. At the Opening Ceremony of the Games, the final relay runner hands the baton back to the Queen or her representative, who reads the message aloud to officially open the Games.The Queen's Baton Relay is similar to the Olympic Torch Relay.

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Queen's Baton's from the 1990 Commonwealth Games.

The opening ceremony itself started off with the Auckland Commonwealth Games Choir singing the Song of Welcome. Upon the arrival of The Prince Edward, the Māori in attendance, gave him a Challenge of a welcome. This is conducted by a Māori placing a wooden batton on the ground. To see if the visitor comes in peace or not, the visitor must pick it up.

The New Zealand national anthem "God Defend New Zealand" was sung during a ceremonial fourteen gun salute from nearby One Tree Hill. This was followed by the New Zealand Army Guard Commander allowing The Prince Edward to inspect the guard of honour. After which was the introduction of the participating countries of the Commonwealth, Scotland entering first as the hosts of the previous games, and New Zealand entering last as hosts. During the introduction of the countries, the choir at attendance would display the flag of the announced country with boards.

God Defend New Zealand one of 2 national anthems of New Zealand (together with “God Save the King/Queen”), originally written as a poem and set to music in 1876 and named the 2nd national anthem in 1977, with English and Māori lyrics

"God Defend New Zealand" is one of two national anthems of New Zealand, the other being "God Save the Queen". Legally the two have equal status, but "God Defend New Zealand" is more commonly used. Originally written as a poem, it was set to music as part of a competition in 1876. Over the years its popularity increased, and it was eventually named the second national anthem in 1977. It has English and Māori lyrics, with slightly different meanings. Since the late 1990s, the usual practice when performed in public is to perform the first verse of the national anthem twice, first in Māori and then in English.

New Zealand Army Land component of the New Zealand Defence Force

The New Zealand Army is the land component of the New Zealand Defence Force and comprises around 4,500 Regular Force personnel, 2,000 Territorial Force personnel and 500 civilians. Formerly the New Zealand Military Forces, the current name was adopted by the New Zealand Army Act 1950. The New Zealand Army traces its history from settler militia raised in 1845.

Guard of honour organization, usually military in nature, appointed to receive or guard a head of state or other dignitary, the fallen in war, or to attend at state ceremonies, especially funerals

A guard of honour (en-GB), guard of honor (en-US), also honour guard (en-GB), honor guard (en-US), also ceremonial guard, is a guard, usually military in nature, appointed to receive or guard a head of state or other dignitary, the fallen in war, or to attend at state ceremonials, especially funerals. In military weddings, especially those of commissioned officers, a guard, composed usually of service members of the same branch, form the Saber arch. In principle any military unit could act as a guard of honour. However, in some countries certain units are specially designated for guard of honour duty.

When all the athletes finally sat down, the main Māori ceremonies began. First of the Māori ceremonies was all the Māori women performing a "Song of Welcome" for the athletes with the use of Poi. The Māori women then gave some of the athletes a Hongi. Next was the Māori story of how New Zealand was formed, performed by many New Zealanders and organised by Logan Brewer. It involved a narration of how the Polynesians found their way to what was to become New Zealand. In the middle of the performance, a re-enactment was performed of how New Zealand was formed between Rangi and Papa (the sky father and earth mother). The story then moved on to the coming of religion and European migration. This was demonstrated with a formation of the Union Jack, to show the colonisation by the British. Dame Whina Cooper then made a speech about the Treaty of Waitangi signed in 1840 that brought about peace and stability of modern New Zealand.

Poi (performance art) balls swung rhythmically on strings

Poi refers to both a style of performing art and the equipment used for engaging in poi performance. As a performance art, poi involves swinging tethered weights through a variety of rhythmical and geometric patterns. Poi artists may also sing or dance while swinging their poi. Poi can be made from various materials with different handles, weights, and effects.

Hongi traditional Māori greeting

The traditional Māori greeting, the hongi is performed by two people pressing their noses together; some include, at the same time, the touching of foreheads. The greeting is used at traditional meetings among Māori people, and at major ceremonies, such as a pōwhiri. It may be followed by a handshake.

Polynesians are an ethnolinguistic group of closely related peoples who are native to Polynesia, an expansive region of Oceania in the Pacific Ocean. They trace their origins to Island Southeast Asia and are part of the larger Austronesian ethnolinguistic group with an Urheimat ultimately from Taiwan. They speak the Polynesian languages, a branch of the Oceanic subfamily of the Austronesian language family.

Introduction of the European communities was next with music and native dancing from European countries such as Italy, Poland, Greece, Netherlands, Scotland, Ireland, Austria, Wales and England, and music and native dancing also from Asian countries such as China, Sri Lanka and India. From here, many of the neighbouring Pacific Islanders made their entrance with the rhythmic tempo of the Pacific Island drum beat. This was to show the then complete migration of people to New Zealand.

New Zealand performer Howard Morrison then lead New Zealand in singing the folk song Tukua-a-hau. After Howard Morrison, the Queen's Baton arrived at the stadium where The Prince Edward announced the opening of the games which was followed by the Athletes Pledge .

Fireworks followed and was capped off with a night time flyover by nine A-4 Skyhawk jets of the Royal New Zealand Air Forces 75 Squadron. The ceremony was concluded by the singing of the game's motto "This is the moment" as performers and athletes exited the stadium.

Closing ceremony

A more relaxed affair was held for the 14th Commonwealth Games closing ceremony, reflecting that of Christchurch in 1974. Attended by HM The Queen of New Zealand, formality and respect played their due part in the beginning with formal salute and the acceptance of the Commonwealth Games flag to the next host city, Victoria, Canada. This was followed by a First Nations and modern Canadian dancing display.

Then the fun began with thousands of children entering the stadium with a mass jumprope demonstration, followed by the athletes themselves. The Queen then made the traditional closing speech and called for all the Commonwealth's athletes to assemble in four years time in Victoria. As the evening wore on, opera singer Dame Kiri Te Kanawa sang "Now is the Hour", a favorite New Zealand hymn, as the Royal New Zealand Air Force's A4 Skyhawks made one final swooping flyover of Mount Smart Stadium followed by fireworks. The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh, and Prince Edward then exited the stadium standing in open top vehicles.

Mascot

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Goldie the Kiwi bird – the Games' mascot

The mascot of the games was Goldie, representing New Zealand's national symbol the kiwi bird.

Participating teams

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Participating countries

55 teams were represented at the 1990 Games.
(Teams competing for the first time are shown in bold).

Participating Commonwealth countries and territories
Debuting Commonwealth countries and territories

Medals by country

This is the full table of the medal count of the 1990 Commonwealth Games. These rankings sort by the number of gold medals earned by a country. The number of silvers is taken into consideration next and then the number of bronze. If, after the above, countries are still tied, equal ranking is given and they are listed alphabetically. This follows the system used by the IOC, IAAF and BBC.

Figures from Commonwealth Games Foundation website. [1]

  *   Host nation (New Zealand)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia  (AUS)525458164
2Flag of England.svg  England  (ENG)464042128
3Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada  (CAN)364238116
4Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand  (NZL)*17142758
5Flag of India.svg  India  (IND)1381132
6Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales  (WAL)1031225
7Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya  (KEN)69318
8Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria  (NGR)513725
9Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland  (SCO)571022
10Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia  (MAS)2204
11Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica  (JAM)2024
Flag of Uganda.svg  Uganda  (UGA)2024
13Ulster Banner.svg  Northern Ireland  (NIR)1359
14Flag of Nauru.svg  Nauru  (NRU)1203
15Flag of Hong Kong 1959.svg  Hong Kong  (HKG)1135
16Flag of Cyprus.svg  Cyprus  (CYP)1102
17Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh  (BAN)1012
Flag of Jersey.svg  Jersey  (JEY)1012
19Flag of Bermuda.svg  Bermuda  (BER)1001
Flag of Guernsey.svg  Guernsey  (GUE)1001
Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg  Papua New Guinea  (PNG)1001
22Flag of Zimbabwe.svg  Zimbabwe  (ZIM)0213
23Flag of Ghana.svg  Ghana  (GHA)0202
24Flag of Tanzania.svg  Tanzania  (TAN)0123
25Flag of Zambia.svg  Zambia  (ZAM)0033
26Flag of the Bahamas.svg  Bahamas  (BAH)0022
Flag of Samoa.svg  Samoa  (WSM)0022
28Flag of Guyana.svg  Guyana  (GUY)0011
Flag of Malta.svg  Malta  (MLT)0011
Totals (29 nations)205204234643

Medals by event

Aquatics

Athletics

Badminton

Bowls

Boxing

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men
Light FlyweightFlag of Uganda.svg  Justin Juuko  (UGA)Flag of Kenya.svg  Abdurahaman Ramadhani  (KEN)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Domenic Figliomeni  (CAN)
Flag of India.svg  Dharmendar Yadav  (IND)
FlyweightUlster Banner.svg  Wayne McCullough  (NIR)Flag of Zimbabwe.svg  Nokuthula Tshabangu  (ZIM)Flag of Zambia.svg  Born Siwakwi  (ZAM)
Flag of Kenya.svg  Maurice Maina  (KEN)
BantamweightFlag of Nigeria.svg  Mohammed Sabo  (NGR)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Geronimo Bie  (CAN)Flag of Zambia.svg  Justin Chikwanda  (ZAM)
Flag of Guyana.svg  Wesley Christmas  (GUY)
FeatherweightFlag of England.svg  John Irwin  (ENG)Flag of Tanzania.svg  Haji Ally  (TAN)Flag of Kenya.svg  David Gakuha  (KEN)
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  James Nicolson  (AUS)
LightweightFlag of Uganda.svg  Godfrey Nyakana  (UGA)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Justin Rowsell  (AUS)Flag of Tanzania.svg  Bakari Mambeya  (TAN)
Flag of Scotland.svg  David Anderson  (SCO)
Light WelterweightFlag of Scotland.svg  Charlie Kane  (SCO)Flag of Kenya.svg  Nicodemus Odore  (KEN)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Stefan Scriggins  (AUS)
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg  Duke Chinyadza  (ZIM)
WelterweightFlag of Nigeria.svg  David Defiagbon  (NGR)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Greg Johnson  (CAN)Flag of Zambia.svg  Anthony Mwamba  (ZAM)
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Grahame Cheney  (AUS)
Light MiddleweightFlag of England.svg  Richie Woodhall  (ENG)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Ray Downey  (CAN)Flag of Samoa.svg  Sililo Figota  (SAM)
Flag of New Zealand.svg  Andy Creary  (NZL)
MiddleweightFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Chris Johnson  (CAN)Flag of Ghana.svg  Joseph Laryea  (GHA)Flag of Uganda.svg  Charles Matata  (UGA)
Flag of England.svg  Mark Edwards  (ENG)
Light HeavyweightFlag of Kenya.svg  Joseph Akhasamba  (KEN)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Dale Brown  (CAN)Flag of New Zealand.svg  Nigel Anderson  (NZL)
Flag of Uganda.svg  Abdu Kaddu  (UGA)
HeavyweightFlag of Kenya.svg  George Onyango  (KEN)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Pat Jordan  (CAN)Flag of Nigeria.svg  Kevin Onwuka  (NGR)
Flag of Samoa.svg  Emerio Fainuulua  (SAM)
Super HeavyweightFlag of New Zealand.svg  Michael Kenny  (NZL)Flag of Ghana.svg  Liadi Alhassan  (GHA)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Vernon Linklater  (CAN)
Ulster Banner.svg  Paul Douglas  (NIR)

Cycling

Track

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men
Time TrialFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Martin Vinnicombe  (AUS)00:01:06Flag of New Zealand.svg  Gary Anderson  (NZL)00:01:07Flag of New Zealand.svg  Jon Andrews  (NZL)00:01:07
SprintFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Gary Neiwand  (AUS)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Curt Harnett  (CAN)Flag of New Zealand.svg  Jon Andrews  (NZL)
Individual PursuitFlag of New Zealand.svg  Gary Anderson  (NZL)00:04:45Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Mark Kingsland  (AUS)00:04:53Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Darren Winter  (AUS)00:04:52
Team PursuitFlag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Gary Anderson
Nigel Donnelly
Glenn McLeay
Stuart Williams
00:04:23Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Brett Aitken
Steve McGlede
Shaun O'Brien
Darren Winter
00:04:26Flag of England.svg  England
Chris Boardman
Simon Lillistone
Bryan Steel
Glen Sword
00:04:27
10 Miles ScratchFlag of New Zealand.svg  Gary Anderson  (NZL)00:19:44Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Shaun O'Brien  (AUS)00:19:44Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Steve McGlede  (AUS)00:19:44
Points RaceFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Robert Burns  (AUS)81Flag of New Zealand.svg  Craig Connell  (NZL)72Ulster Banner.svg  Alistair Irvine  (NIR)39
Women
SprintFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Louise Jones  (WAL)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Julie Speight  (AUS)Flag of New Zealand.svg  Sue Golder  (NZL)
Individual PursuitFlag of New Zealand.svg  Madonna Harris  (NZL)00:03:55Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Kathy Watt  (AUS)00:03:55Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Kelly-Ann Way  (CAN)00:04:00

Road

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men
Road RaceFlag of New Zealand.svg  Graeme Miller  (NZL)04:34:00Flag of New Zealand.svg  Brian Fowler  (NZL)04:34:00Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Scott Goguen  (CAN)04:34:05
Team Time TrialFlag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Brian Fowler
Gavin Stevens
Graeme Miller
Ian Richards
02:06:47Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Christopher Koberstein
David Spears
Peter Verhesen
Sean Way
02:09:20Flag of England.svg  England
Chris Boardman
Peter Longbottom
Ben Luckwell
Wayne Randle
02:09:33
Women
Road RaceFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Kathryn Watt  (AUS)01:55:11.60Flag of England.svg  Lisa Brambani  (ENG)1:55:11.88Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Kathleen Shannon  (AUS)1:55:12.06

Gymnastics

Artistic

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men
All-AroundFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Curtis Hibbert  (CAN)57.95Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Alan Nolet  (CAN)57.8Flag of England.svg  James May  (ENG)57.4
TeamFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Alan Nolet
Claude Latendrese
Curtis Hibbert
Lorne Bobkin
171.8Flag of England.svg  England
David Cox
James May
Neil Thomas
Terence Bartlett
170.45Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Brennon Dowrick
Kenneth Meredith
Peter Hogan
Tim Lees
169.5
Horizontal BarFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Curtis Hibbert  (CAN)
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Alan Nolet  (CAN)
9.85Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Brennon Dowrick  (AUS)9.8
Parallel BarsFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Curtis Hibbert  (CAN)9.8Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Ken Meredith  (AUS)9.675Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Peter Hogan  (AUS)9.6
VaultFlag of England.svg  James May  (ENG)9.625Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Curtis Hibbert  (CAN)9.575Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Tim Lees  (AUS)9.25
Pommel HorseFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Brennon Dowrick  (AUS)9.825Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Tim Lees  (AUS)9.725Flag of England.svg  James May  (ENG)9.7
RingsFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Curtis Hibbert  (CAN)9.775Flag of England.svg  James May  (ENG)9.75Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Ken Meredith  (AUS)9.725
FloorFlag of England.svg  Neil Thomas  (ENG)9.75Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Alan Nolet  (CAN)9.675Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Curtis Hibbert  (CAN)9.6
Women
All-AroundFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Lori Strong  (CAN)38.912Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Monique Allen  (AUS)38.687Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Kylie Shadbolt  (AUS)38.499
TeamFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Janet Morin
Larissa Lowing
Lori Strong
Stella Umeh
116.784Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Kylie Shadbolt
Lisa Read
Michelle Telfer
Monique Allen
115.272Flag of England.svg  England
Lisa Elliott
Lisa Grayson
Lorna Mainwaring
Louise Redding
114.046
Asymmetric BarsFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Monique Allen  (AUS)9.875Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Lori Strong  (CAN)9.85Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Michelle Telfer  (AUS)9.737
BeamFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Lori Strong  (CAN)9.85Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Larissa Lowing  (CAN)9.762Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Kylie Shadbolt  (AUS)9.7
VaultFlag of New Zealand.svg  Nikki Jenkins  (NZL)9.712Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Lori Strong  (CAN)9.643Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Monique Allen  (AUS)9.506
FloorFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Lori Strong  (CAN)9.887Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Larissa Lowing  (CAN)9.762Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Kylie Shadbolt  (AUS)9.675

Rhythmic

EventGoldSilverBronze
Women
All-AroundFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mary Fuzesi  (CAN)37.65Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Madonna Gimotea  (CAN)37.25Flag of New Zealand.svg  Angela Walker  (NZL)36.9
BallFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Madonna Gimotea  (CAN)9.45Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mary Fuzesi  (CAN)9.4Flag of New Zealand.svg  Angela Walker  (NZL)9.25
HoopFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mary Fuzesi  (CAN)9.4Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Madonna Gimotea  (CAN)9.2Flag of New Zealand.svg  Raewyn Jack  (NZL)
Flag of England.svg  Alitia Sands  (ENG)
Flag of England.svg  Viva Seifert  (ENG)
9.1
RibbonFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mary Fuzesi  (CAN)9.4Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Madonna Gimotea  (CAN)9.3Flag of New Zealand.svg  Raewyn Jack  (NZL)
Flag of England.svg  Viva Seifert  (ENG)
Flag of New Zealand.svg  Angela Walker  (NZL)
9.2
RopeFlag of New Zealand.svg  Angela Walker  (NZL)9.3Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Madonna Gimotea  (CAN)9.275Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mary Fuzesi  (CAN)9.25

Judo

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men
Extra LightweightFlag of England.svg  Carl Finney  (ENG)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Kevin West  (CAN)Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  James Charles  (WAL)
Flag of India.svg  Narender Singh  (IND)
Half LightweightFlag of New Zealand.svg  Brent Cooper  (NZL)Flag of Scotland.svg  Mark Preston  (SCO)Flag of England.svg  Mark Adshead  (ENG)
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Jean-Pierre Cantin  (CAN)
LightweightFlag of England.svg  Roy Stone  (ENG)Flag of Nigeria.svg  Majemite Omagbaluwaje  (NGR)Flag of Scotland.svg  William Cusack  (SCO)
Ulster Banner.svg  Colin Savage  (NIR)
Half MiddleweightFlag of England.svg  David Southby  (ENG)Flag of New Zealand.svg  Graeme Spinks  (NZL)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Gavin Kelly  (AUS)
MiddleweightFlag of England.svg  Densign White  (ENG)Flag of Scotland.svg  Winston Sweatman  (SCO)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Chris Bacon  (AUS)
Flag of India.svg  Rajinder Dhanger  (IND)
Half HeavyweightFlag of England.svg  Ray Stevens  (ENG)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Dean Lampkin  (AUS)Flag of Scotland.svg  Graham Campbell  (SCO)
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  James Kendrick  (CAN)
HeavyweightFlag of England.svg  Elvis Gordon  (ENG)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Tom Greenway  (CAN)Flag of New Zealand.svg  Wayne Watson  (NZL)
OpenFlag of England.svg  Elvis Gordon  (ENG)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mario Laroche  (CAN)Flag of Scotland.svg  Graham Campbell  (SCO)
Flag of Nigeria.svg  Majemite Omagbaluwaje  (NGR)
Women
Extra LightweightFlag of England.svg  Karen Briggs  (ENG)Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Helen Duston  (WAL)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Julie Reardon  (AUS)
Flag of Scotland.svg  Donna Robertson  (SCO)
Half LightweightFlag of England.svg  Sharon Rendle  (ENG)Flag of Scotland.svg  Claire Shiach  (SCO)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Catherine Grainger  (AUS)
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Lisa Griffiths  (WAL)
LightweightFlag of Scotland.svg  Loretta Cusack  (SCO)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Suzanne Williams  (AUS)Flag of England.svg  Ann Hughes  (ENG)
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Moira Sutton  (WAL)
Half MiddleweightFlag of England.svg  Diane Bell  (ENG)Flag of New Zealand.svg  Donna Guy-Halkyard  (NZL)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mandy Clayton  (CAN)
Flag of Malta.svg  Laurie Pace  (MLT)
MiddleweightFlag of England.svg  Sharon Mills  (ENG)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Karen Hayde  (CAN)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Narelle Hill  (AUS)
Ulster Banner.svg  Joyce Malley  (NIR)
Half HeavyweightFlag of England.svg  Jane Morris  (ENG)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Alison Webb  (CAN)Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Phillipa Knowles  (WAL)
Flag of Nigeria.svg  Christy Obekpa  (NGR)
HeavyweightFlag of England.svg  Sharon Lee  (ENG)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Geraldine Dekker  (AUS)Flag of the Isle of Man.svg  Ruth Vondy  (IOM)
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Linda Konkol  (CAN)
OpenFlag of England.svg  Sharon Lee  (ENG)Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Jane Patterson  (CAN)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Geraldine Dekker  (AUS)
Flag of New Zealand.svg  Nicola Morris  (NZL)

Shooting

Pistol

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men/Open
Free PistolFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Phil Adams  (AUS)554Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Bengt Sandstrom  (AUS)549Flag of Hong Kong.svg  Gilbert U  (HKG)549
Free Pistol - PairsFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Phil Adams
Bengt Sandström
1106Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Brian Read
Greg Yelavich
1084Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh
Ateequr Rahman
Abdus Sattar
1078
Centre-Fire PistolFlag of India.svg  Ashok Pandit  (IND)583Flag of India.svg  Surinder Marwah  (IND)577Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Bruce Quick  (AUS)576
Centre-Fire Pistol - PairsFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Phil Adams
Bruce Quick
1155Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Barry O'Neale
Greg Yelavich
1144Flag of India.svg  India
Ashok Pandit
Surinder Marwah
1142
Rapid-Fire PistolFlag of Guernsey.svg  Adrian Breton  (GGY)583Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Pat Murray  (AUS)582Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Michael Jay  (WAL)579
Rapid-Fire Pistol - PairsFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Bruce Favell
Pat Murray
1153Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Stanley Wills
Mark Howkins
1138Flag of England.svg  England
Brian Girling
John Rolfe
1133
Air PistolFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Bengt Sandström  (AUS)580Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Phil Adams  (AUS)574Flag of England.svg  David Lowe  (ENG)574
Air Pistol - PairsFlag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh
Ateequr Rahman
Abdus Sattar
1138Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Phil Adams
Bengt Sandström
1138Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Julian Lawton
Greg Yelavich
1137

Rifle

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men/Open
Small Bore Rifle, ProneFlag of New Zealand.svg  Roger Harvey  (NZL)591Flag of New Zealand.svg  Stephen Petterson  (NZL)590Flag of England.svg  Philip Scanlan  (ENG)590
Small Bore Rifle, Prone - PairsFlag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Stephen Petterson
Roger Harvey
1185Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Barry Sutherland
Michael Ashcroft
1184Flag of England.svg  England
Bob Jarvis
Philip Scanlan
1180
Small Bore Rifle, Three PositionsFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mart Klepp  (CAN)1157Flag of England.svg  Malcolm Cooper  (ENG)1154Flag of India.svg  Soma Dutta  (IND)1143
Small Bore Rifle, Three Positions - PairsFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Jean-François Sénécal
Mart Klepp
2272Flag of England.svg  England
Malcolm Cooper
Robert Smith
2268Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
William Murray
Robert Law
2258
Full Bore RifleFlag of Jersey.svg  Colin Mallett  (JER)394Flag of England.svg  Andrew Tucker  (ENG)390Flag of Australia (converted).svg  James Corbett  (AUS)390
Full Bore Rifle - PairsFlag of England.svg  England
Simon Belither
Andrew Tucker
580Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
James Corbett
Barry Wood
565Flag of Jersey.svg  Jersey
Clifford Mallett
Colin Mallett
564
Air RifleFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Guy Lorion  (CAN)583Flag of England.svg  Chris Hector  (ENG)578Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Mart Klepp  (CAN)577
Air Rifle - PairsFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Guy Lorion
Mart Klepp
1163Flag of England.svg  England
Chris Hector
Robert Smith
1155Flag of India.svg  India
Soma Dutta
Bhagirath Samai
1148
Running TargetFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Colin Robertson  (AUS)539Flag of England.svg  John Maddison  (ENG)539Flag of New Zealand.svg  Tony Clarke  (NZL)535
Running Target - PairsFlag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Paul Carmine
Tony Clarke
1091Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
David Lee
Mark Bedlington
1070Flag of England.svg  England
David Chapman
John Maddison [2]
1064

Shotgun

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men/Open
TrapFlag of Australia (converted).svg  John Maxwell  (AUS)184Flag of England.svg  Kevin Gill  (ENG)183Flag of England.svg  Ian Peel  (ENG)179
Trap - PairsFlag of England.svg  England
Kevin Gill
Ian Peel
181Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Colin Evans
James Birkett-Evans
178Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Russell Mark
John Maxwell
178
SkeetFlag of England.svg  Ken Harman  (ENG)187Flag of Cyprus.svg  Georgios Sakellis  (CYP)187Flag of England.svg  Andy Austin  (ENG)184
Skeet - PairsFlag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Ian Marsden
James Dunlop
189Flag of England.svg  England
Andy Austin
Ken Harman
185Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tim Dodds
John Woolley
183

Weightlifting

EventGoldSilverBronze
Men
Flyweight - SnatchFlag of India.svg  Chandersekaran Raghavan  (IND)105Flag of India.svg  Velu Govindraj  (IND)95Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Greg Hayman  (AUS)90
Flyweight - Clean and JerkFlag of India.svg  Chandersekaran Raghavan  (IND)127.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Greg Hayman  (AUS)117.5Flag of India.svg  Velu Govindraj  (IND)117.5
Flyweight - OverallFlag of India.svg  Chandersekaran Raghavan  (IND)232.5Flag of India.svg  Velu Govindraj  (IND)212.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Greg Hayman  (AUS)207.5
Bantamweight - SnatchFlag of India.svg  Rangaswamy Punnuswamy  (IND)110Flag of Scotland.svg  Alan Ogilvie  (SCO)107.5Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Denis Aumais  (CAN)102.5
Bantamweight - Clean and JerkFlag of India.svg  Rangaswamy Punnuswamy  (IND)137.5Flag of India.svg  Gopal Maruthachelam  (IND)125Flag of Scotland.svg  Alan Ogilvie  (SCO)122.5
Bantamweight - OverallFlag of India.svg  Rangaswamy Punnuswamy  (IND)247.5Flag of Scotland.svg  Alan Ogilvie  (SCO)230Flag of India.svg  Gopal Maruthachelam  (IND)227.5
Featherweight - SnatchFlag of Nauru.svg  Marcus Stephen  (NRU)112.5Flag of India.svg  Parvesh Chander Sharma  (IND)112.5Flag of India.svg  Kumarasan Sudalaimani  (IND)110
Featherweight - Clean and JerkFlag of India.svg  Parvesh Chander Sharma  (IND)145Flag of Nauru.svg  Marcus Stephen  (NRU)142.5Flag of India.svg  Kumarasan Sudalaimani  (IND)142.5
Featherweight - OverallFlag of India.svg  Parvesh Chander Sharma  (IND)257.5Flag of Nauru.svg  Marcus Stephen  (NRU)255Flag of India.svg  Kumarasan Sudalaimani  (IND)252.5
Lightweight - SnatchFlag of India.svg  Paramjit Sharma  (IND)130Flag of Nigeria.svg  Lawrence Iquaibom  (NGR)130Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Mark Blair  (AUS)127.5
Lightweight - Clean and JerkFlag of India.svg  Paramjit Sharma  (IND)165Flag of Nigeria.svg  Lawrence Iquaibom  (NGR)160Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Mark Roach  (WAL)155
Lightweight - OverallFlag of India.svg  Paramjit Sharma  (IND)295Flag of Nigeria.svg  Lawrence Iquaibom  (NGR)290Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Mark Roach  (WAL)280
Middleweight - SnatchFlag of India.svg  Karnadhar Mondal  (IND)135Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Karl Jones  (WAL)135Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Ron Laycock  (AUS)132.5
Middleweight - Clean and JerkFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Ron Laycock  (AUS)177.5Flag of India.svg  Karnadhar Mondal  (IND)170Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Damian Brown  (AUS)167.5
Middleweight - OverallFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Ron Laycock  (AUS)310Flag of India.svg  Karnadhar Mondal  (IND)305Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Benoît Gagné  (CAN)292.5
Light Heavyweight - SnatchFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  David Morgan  (WAL)155Flag of Nigeria.svg  Muyiwa Odusanya  (NGR)152.5Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Sylvain Leblanc  (CAN)145
Light Heavyweight - Clean and JerkFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  David Morgan  (WAL)192.5Flag of India.svg  Soronomathu Ramaswamy  (IND)182.5Flag of Nigeria.svg  Muyiwa Odusanya  (NGR)180
Light Heavyweight - OverallFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  David Morgan  (WAL)347.5Flag of Nigeria.svg  Muyiwa Odusanya  (NGR)332.5Flag of England.svg  Andy Callard  (ENG)317.5
Middle Heavyweight - SnatchFlag of England.svg  Duncan Dawkins  (ENG)162.5Flag of England.svg  Keith Boxell  (ENG)152.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Harvey Goodman  (AUS)150
Middle Heavyweight - Clean and JerkFlag of England.svg  Duncan Dawkins  (ENG)195Flag of England.svg  Keith Boxell  (ENG)192.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Harvey Goodman  (AUS)190
Middle Heavyweight - OverallFlag of England.svg  Duncan Dawkins  (ENG)357.5Flag of England.svg  Keith Boxell  (ENG)345Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Harvey Goodman  (AUS)340
Sub Heavyweight - SnatchFlag of England.svg  Andrew Saxton  (ENG)165Flag of England.svg  Peter May  (ENG)145Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Guy Greavette  (CAN)140
Sub Heavyweight - Clean and JerkFlag of England.svg  Andrew Saxton  (ENG)197.5Flag of England.svg  Peter May  (ENG)175Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Guy Greavette  (CAN)175
Sub Heavyweight - OverallFlag of England.svg  Andrew Saxton  (ENG)362.5Flag of England.svg  Peter May  (ENG)320Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Guy Greavette  (CAN)315
Heavyweight - SnatchFlag of England.svg  Mark Thomas  (ENG)160Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Jason Roberts  (AUS)152.5Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Steve Wilson  (WAL)152.5
Heavyweight - Clean and JerkFlag of England.svg  Mark Thomas  (ENG)197.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Jason Roberts  (AUS)192.5Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Aled Arnold  (WAL)187.5
Heavyweight - OverallFlag of England.svg  Mark Thomas  (ENG)357.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Jason Roberts  (AUS)345Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Aled Arnold  (WAL)335
Super Heavyweight - SnatchFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Andrew Davies  (WAL)180Flag of Nigeria.svg  Aduche Ojadi  (NGR)177.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Steven Kettner  (AUS)172.5
Super Heavyweight - Clean and JerkFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Andrew Davies  (WAL)222.5Flag of Nigeria.svg  Aduche Ojadi  (NGR)222.5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Steven Kettner  (AUS)205
Super Heavyweight - OverallFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Andrew Davies  (WAL)402.5Flag of Nigeria.svg  Aduche Ojadi  (NGR)400Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Steven Kettner  (AUS)377.5

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References

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  1. Past Commonwealth Games Archived 15 February 2013 at the Wayback Machine Commonwealth Games Federation
  2. No bronze medal awarded as not enough pairs took part - The Complete Book of the Commonwealth Games (Graham Groom -2017)
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