Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games are now over, and what a Games they proved to be. More than 70 athletes with University of Bath links were selected to represent 10 teams in 11 different sports at the Games. Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014

And they brought home an impressive 27 medals – five golds, 14 silvers and eight bronzes. Athletes with University of Bath links won medals on nine of the 11 days of sport at the Games, winning medals in athletics, badminton, hockey, judo, swimming and weightlifting.

There were some truly exciting hightlights, including the double gold won by Chris Walker-Hebborn in the pool and the six medals, including a gold, won by Siobhan-Marie O’Connor. Both train at the British Swimming’s National Training Centre Bath.

And Eilidh Child lit up the Hampden Park stadium as she stormed to silver for Scotland in the 400m hurdles.

There were also medals for Univeristy of Bath students and alumni. Read our daily reports and our Games round-up for the full story.

Latest news

For futher information see our daily reports below or check our Glasgow 2014 XX Commonwealth Games news feed.

Video

Find out all the latest from our athletes as they chat to Team Bath TV in the build up to the Games.

In total 16 Bath-based swimmers will be off to Glasgow, and our nine members of the England team are especially excited.

England’s judoka Jan Gosiewski discusses the demands of his training regime and PhD study.

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