Commonweel Gemmes

The Commonweel Gemmes (Inglis: Commonwealth Games, kent as the Breetish Empire Gemmes frae 1930–1950, the Breetish Empire an Commonweel Gemmes frae 1954–1966, an Breetish Commonweel Gemmes frae 1970–1974)[1] is an internaitional, multi-sport event involvin athletes frae the Commonweel o Naitions. The event wis first held in 1930, an, wi the exception o 1942 an 1946, which war cancelled due tae World War II, haes taken place every fower year syne then.

Commonweel Gemmes Federation
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First event1930
HeidquartersLondon, England
PresidentHRH Prince Tunku Imran


  1. "The story of the Commonwealth Games". Commonwealth Games Federation. Retrieved 20 Januar 2008.