The team representing Wales prepare for Commonwealth Games Appearance With just 1 week to go before Team Wales begin to compete at the XXII Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, here’s what you need to know about Team Wales key announcements, highlights and Birmingham news ahead of the Games: The athletes: 201 athletes will represent Team Wales…

Anwen Butten announced as Team Wales Captain for Birmingham 2022 With three weeks to go until the start of the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, Anwen Butten (Welsh Bowls) has been announced as Team Captain for Team Wales. Anwen Butten is one of Wales’ most experienced Commonwealth Games athletes, having represented Wales at every Games since…

The Queen’s Baton Relay begins its 5-day journey across Wales tomorrow morning Arriving in Holyhead at 8am, the QBR begins Day 1 with an RNLI lifeboat trip and multi-sport activities in the town, before moving on to Bethesda at 1pm where it will engage with 3 local schools: Ysgol Llanllechid, Ysgol Dyffyn Ogwen and Ysgol…

The students’ leggings design will be worn by Team Wales Athletes at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Commonwealth Games Wales and their partner, the University of South Wales worked with the Fashion Design course, running a competition for students to win the opportunity to design the leggings worn by Team Wales athletes at this summer’s…

Queen’s Baton Relay route through Wales revealed, spending 5 days in Wales between 29 June and 3 July The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit several locations during its journey through Wales this summer, as the full route is now revealed. Birmingham 2022 is hosting the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay –…