Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014

Commonwealth Games 2014
Host City Glasgow, Scotland
Common Wealth Games 2014 Motto "People, Place, Passion"
No.of Nations participating in Glasgow 71 Commonwealth Teams
No.of Events in Glasgow 17
Glasgow Opening ceremony 23 July 2014
Glasgow Closing ceremony 3 August 2014
Officially opened by  
Main Venue Hampden Park and Celtic Park

Commonwealth Games in the year 2014 are going to take place in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom and are officially calling as XX Commonwealth Games. Commonwealth 2014 games are scheduled to start from 23rd July to 3rd August 2014 for 11 days. From all over the world 70 commonwealth teams are participating in 261 events in 17 sports. The Motto of this year Commonwealth Games is People, Place, Passion and the Host city is Glasgow, Scotland.

Commonwealth Games 2014 Opening and Closing Ceremonies

The opening ceremony will start with Scottish national anthem and will be held on 8 p.m. BST, 3 p.m. ET 23rd July 2014 . On opening ceremony day Parade of Nations will be organized with 4,500 athletes and their coaches and management teams and the games will be start after the Queen’s Baton Relay.

The Closing ceremony will be conducted after 11 days of sports events and it will take place on 3rd August 2014. This closing ceremony also called as it is all about friendships.

Commonwealth Games Torch Relay

This year 2014 Commonwealth Games Torch Relay also called as Queen's Baton Relay and it covers 70 nations and territories. Queen's Baton Relay will travel 190,000 KM in 288 days.


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