Tag: Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association

Sporting Excellence Programme signs off with Sport Relief fun

Sporting Excellence Programme signs off with Sport Relief fun

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A two-year programme to inspire and prepare a new generation of sporting champions concluded on Sunday with a celebration, as well as some Sport Relief fun! Olympic legend Dame Kelly Holmes led the final Talent Day of the Isle of Man Sporting Excellence Programme at the National Sports Centre, where more than 60 local performers […]

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Games a step closer with visit from Big Trainer

Games a step closer with visit from Big Trainer

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

This summer’s Commonwealth Games are now a giant step closer after the visit to the Island of the ‘Big Trainer’. The giant inflatable training shoe is being used to promote interest in the Glasgow 2014 Games. It stopped off in the Isle of Man as part of a tour to nations and territories which will […]

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Team Isle of Man athletes get set for Glasgow 2014

Team Isle of Man athletes get set for Glasgow 2014

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Behind the scenes in athletics so much is going on in preparation for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this year. Aside from the athletes themselves and the work by the Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association (IOMCGA), the Isle of Man Athletics Association (IOMAA) are gearing up for the crucial final stages in the athlete […]

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Bond quartet to star at Commonwealth Games gala evening fundraiser

Bond quartet to star at Commonwealth Games gala evening fundraiser

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bond, the string quartet who played at the London 2012 Olympics closing ceremony, will star at an event to raise funds for the Isle of Man’s Commonwealth Games team. The evening event, on May 16 at the Villa Marina, will be a mix of entertainment, a raffle plus a chance to see some of the […]

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Team Attaché appointed for Commonwealth Games squad

Team Attaché appointed for Commonwealth Games squad

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association has appointed Alex Holt as the official Team Attaché for Glasgow 2014. Alex lives in the host city and is in the final year of studying for a degree in politics at the University of Glasgow. She is therefore ideally placed to carry out any tasks on behalf […]

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Isle of Man Creamery backing our team for Glasgow 2014

Isle of Man Creamery backing our team for Glasgow 2014

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Creamery is supporting a vital fundraising initiative to help the Island send the strongest possible team to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. The company is now a Team Isle of Man Champion as part of an initiative organised by the Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association (IOMCGA), the charity responsible for the […]

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Isle of Man Sport donation helps Manx teams go for gold

Isle of Man Sport donation helps Manx teams go for gold

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Sport has donated £15,000 towards funds for the Island’s Commonwealth Games team which will compete at Glasgow 2014. In his capacity as Chairman of Isle of Man Sport, Department of Community, Culture and Leisure Minister Hon Graham Cregeen MHK presented the cheque to Juliet Holt, President of the Isle of Man Commonwealth […]

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Shooter has sights fixed on Glasgow 2014

Shooter has sights fixed on Glasgow 2014

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Shooter Lara Ward is aiming to represent the Isle of Man in the Commonwealth Games for the fourth consecutive time next year. She already has two qualification scores for Glasgow 2014 and Lara is benefiting from the Glasgow 2014 Support Programme, funded by the Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association, which provides competitors with expert […]

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Glasgow 2014 baton relay starts at Buckingham Palace

Glasgow 2014 baton relay starts at Buckingham Palace

| October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man was represented at the launch of the Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday (October 9). The ceremony featured Scotland’s greatest ever Commonwealth and Olympic athletes, Allan Wells MBE and Sir Chris Hoy MBE and representatives from nations and territories across the Commonwealth. The event signalled the start […]

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Glasgow 2014 baton relay to start at Buckingham Palace this week

Glasgow 2014 baton relay to start at Buckingham Palace this week

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Her Majesty The Queen will launch the Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday  (October 9) at a public ceremony featuring Scotland’s greatest ever Commonwealth and Olympic athletes, Allan Wells MBE and Sir Chris Hoy MBE. The ceremony will be attended by Commonwealth and Games dignitaries and broadcast live on BBC One […]

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