July 24th, 2014 (ISN)
Opening Ceremony, Picture Courtesy of Andy Laing (ISN)
Today marks the beginning of competition for the Commonwealth games with the Triathlon starting things off.
We will see 20 medals given out today in the following events;
Cycling – track (men’s team pursuit and team sprint, women’s 500m time trial and Para-sport sprint B tandem), gymnastics (rhythmic team event), judo (men’s -60kg and -66kg, women’s -48kg, -52kg and -57kg), swimming (men’s 400m free, 200m breast and Para-sport 100m S9 free, women’s 200m free, 400m medley and 4x100m free relay), triathlon (men’s and women’s races), weightlifting (women’s 48kg, men’s 56kg)
Key athletes in action today include; Bradley Wiggins (ENG), Kimberly and Louise Rennicks (SCO) and Victoria’s Kirsten Sweetland(CAN)
Here’s hoping today’s events continue the momentum and spectacle of the Opening Ceremony