Team England name Mark England OBE as Chef de Mission for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Team England has appointed Mark England OBE as Chef de Mission to lead the team to the next Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in 2022. Mark is Team GB’s Chef de Mission for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and brings a…

5 athletes awarded Team England scholarship

Five athletes awarded Team England scholarship three years out from Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Team England has selected five young athletes to receive the Sir John Hanson Young Talent Scholarship, designed to help them on their progression towards the Birmingham…

Team England provides kit for local sports projects

Since the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, Team England has donated over 1,000 items of sports kit to multiple national and international projects from Camden and Waltham Forest all the way to Africa and South America. In a partnership with…

Team England Announces New Scholarship for Young Athletes

Team England has today announced that applications are now open for the newly founded Sir John Hanson Young Talent Scholarship. A £50,000 fund, made possible by a private donation, will provide financial support for five young athletes on their journey to…

Team England choose Run for countdown to Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games England (CGE) has appointed leading agency Run Communications to help develop and deliver its communications activity over the next two years. The agency, led by Managing Director Steve Chisholm, has been working with Commonwealth Games England since 2014…

Team England unveils new brand at Birmingham 2022 Athlete’s Village

Team England has today revealed its new look and feel at the proposed site of the Birmingham 2022 Athlete’s Village. Five members of Team England, who represented the nation at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, alongside Chief Executive Paul…

Venues Plan for 2022 Commonwealth Games Confirms Sporting Showcase for Birmingham and the West Midlands

The Sport and Venue Programme for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games was confirmed and celebrated today, Friday 19 October, as five Team England medallists joined Birmingham 2022 Chairman John Crabtree and pupils from Mapledene Primary School for a sporting showcase…

Team England announce Jade Jones as closing ceremony flagbearer

Team England have named para-athlete and para-triathlete Jade Jones as their closing ceremony flagbearer for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Jones, 22 from Middlesbrough, completed a stunning achievement this morning, winning medals in two separate sports. She claimed bronze in…

Team England – Day 8 quotes

Team England – Day 8 quotes from overnight Liam Pitchford from Chesterfield and Paul Drinkhall from Middlesbrough won their Men’s Doubles quarterfinal: PD: “I think they changed their tactics slightly and we didn’t play as aggressive as we did in…

Team England – Day 6 quotes

Day 6 quotes from this morning and afternoon Natalie Blake, from Manchester, finished sixth in the women’s lightweight para-powerlifting final, and announced her retirement after the event. She said: “I had some problems with my arms, so we had to…