Tag: Team Isle of Man

Glasgow 2014 medal designs unveiled

Glasgow 2014 medal designs unveiled

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The medals which Team Isle of Man will be aiming to win at this year’s Commonwealth Games have been unveiled for the first time. The gold, silver and bronze prizes are the focus of training and commitment for 4,500 athletes across the Commonwealth, and to mark 100 days to go to the opening ceremony on […]

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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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Athol Garage help Team Isle of Man on road to Games

Athol Garage help Team Isle of Man on road to Games

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Ballasalla Nissan car dealership is supporting the Isle of Man’s Commonwealth Games team in their preparations for Glasgow 2014. Athol Garage has loaned a Nissan NV400 van to help the squad transport equipment to Scotland for when the Games begin on July 23. The Island’s Commonwealth Games team is organised by the Isle of […]

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Second chance to apply for Glasgow 2014 tickets

Second chance to apply for Glasgow 2014 tickets

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Organisers of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games are creating a special opportunity for sports fans who did not secure any Games tickets in the application phase to buy tickets in an exclusive on sale window. Before tickets go on general public sale, there will be an exclusive opportunity for all existing ticketing applicants to purchase […]

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President of Tynwald congratulates Manx squad on ‘golden’ Bermuda triumph

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The President of Tynwald, Clare Christian, has added her congratulations to the many being extended to Team Isle of Man after the Manx squad finished top of the medal table at the 2013 NatWest Island Games in Bermuda. Mrs Christian said: ‘For the Manx team to have brought home 97 medals is remarkable. Along with […]

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Swimmer makes a splash with innovative fundraising idea

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Swimming champion Charlotte Atkinson won a competition thanks to an innovative idea to raise funds for travel expenses to major competitions. The 16-year-old from Douglas, who hopes to represent Team Isle of Man at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, won £250 in the competition organised by Skanco and Junior Achievement Isle of Man. David […]

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Champion takes up the baton to help Commonwealth Games squad

Champion takes up the baton to help Commonwealth Games squad

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games may be just over a year away, but Team Isle of Man already has its first champion. Manx Telecom is the first of 10 Island businesses to become a Team Isle of Man Champion as part of an initiative to help raise funds to send a strong team to Glasgow. […]

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Dates announced for Island to host Glasgow 2014 baton relay

Dates announced for Island to host Glasgow 2014 baton relay

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

This time next year the Isle of Man will be getting ready to welcome The Queen’s Baton Relay in the build up to the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. The relay will visit every nation and territory of the Commonwealth and symbolically unites the two billion citizens of the Commonwealth in a celebration of sport, […]

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Swimmer has sights fixed on Glasgow 2014

Swimmer has sights fixed on Glasgow 2014

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Swimmer Charlotte Atkinson has her sights fixed on representing Team Isle of Man at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. She’s already achieved a great deal, as this Athlete Profile shows, but the Games are a key focus for her as the countdown to the next ‘friendly games’ gathers pace. She is benefiting from the […]

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Easter running festival provided vital stepping stone for Commonwealth Games contender

Easter running festival provided vital stepping stone for Commonwealth Games contender

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

This year’s Easter Festival of Running is expected to provide another weekend of superb competition in the latest edition of an event which spans more than 50 years. The Festival, supported by Celton Manx, comprises three races in three days from Good Friday on March 29 to Easter Sunday on March 31. Every year it […]

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