England at the 1994 Commonwealth Games

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England at the
1994 Commonwealth Games
Flag of England.svg
CGF codeENG
CGACommonwealth Games England
Websiteweareengland.org
in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Competitors259
Flag bearerNeil Thomas (Opening)
Gillian Clark (Closing)
Medals
Ranked 3rd
Gold
30
Silver
45
Bronze
51
Total
126
Officials76
Commonwealth Games appearances (overview)
British Empire Games
British Empire and Commonwealth Games
British Commonwealth Games
Commonwealth Games

England competed at the 1994 Commonwealth Games in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, between 18 and 28 August 1994.[1][2]

England were represented by the Commonwealth Games Council for England (CGCE). England joined the Commonwealth of Nations as part of the United Kingdom in 1931. England finished third in the medal table.

Medal table (top three)[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Australia895344186
2 Canada424349134
3 England314751129
Totals (3 nations)162143144449

Athletes and medals[edit]

The athletes that competed are listed below.

Athletics[edit]

Gold

Linford Christie, Men's 100 metres
Rob Denmark, Men's 5000 metres
Julian Golley, Men's Triple jump
Matt Simson, Men's Shot putt
Steve Backley, Men's Javelin
Kelly Holmes, Women's 1500 metres
Sally Gunnell, Women's 400 metres hurdles
Judy Oakes, Women's Shot putt
Denise Lewis, Women's Heptathlon
Men's 4x400 metres relay
Women's 4x400 metres relay

Silver

John Regis, Men's 200 metres
Du'aine Ladejo, Men's 400 metres
Tony Jarrett, Men's 110 metres hurdles
Steve Smith, Men's high jump
Jonathen Edwards, Men's triple jump
Paul Head, Men's hammer
Mick Hill, Men's javelin
David Holding, 800m wheelchair
Ivan Newman, Marathon wheelchair
Jacqui Agyepong, Women's 100 metres hurdles
Yinka Idowa, Women's long jump
Myrtle Augee, Women's shot putt

Bronze

John Mayock, Men's 1500 metres
John Nuttall, Men's 5000 metres
Mark Hudspith, Men's Marathon
Robert Weir, Men's Discus
Peter Vivian, Men's Hammer
Men's 4x100 metres relay
Paula Thomas (Dunn), Women's 100 metres
Alison Wyeth, Women's 3000 metres
Yvonne Danson, Women's Marathon
Sharon Gibson, Women's Javelin
Women's 4x100 metres Relay

Badminton[edit]

Gold

Joanne Muggeridge & Joanne Wright, Women's Doubles
Chris Hunt & Gillian Clark, Mixed Doubles
Team Event (Mixed)

Silver

Simon Archer & Julie Bradbury, Mixed Doubles
Simon Archer & Chris Hunt, Men's doubles
Julie Bradbury & Gillian Clark, Women's doubles

Bronze

Nick Ponting & Joanne Wright, Mixed Doubles
Anders Nielson, Men's Singles

Bowls[edit]

Name Event/s Medal/s
Tony Allcock singles 1 x silver
Catherine Anton fours
Brenda Atherton pairs
Jean Baker fours
John Bell fours
Roy Cutts fours
Wendy Line fours
Mary Price pairs 1 x bronze
John Rednall fours
Wynne Richards fours
Jayne Roylance fours
Norma Shaw singles 1 x bronze
Gary Smith pairs 1 x bronze
Andy Thomson pairs 1 x bronze

Boxing[edit]

Gold

Peter Richardson, Light Walterweight

Silver

Spencer Oliver, Bantamweight

Bronze

Danny Costello, Flyweight
Danny Williams, Super Heavyweight

Cycling[edit]

Gold

Yvonne McGregor, Women's point's Race (Track)

Silver

Shaun Wallace, Individual Pursuit (Track)
Tony Doyle, Rob Hayles, Chris Newton, Bryan Steel, Team Pursuit (Track)
Team Time Trail (Road)

Bronze

Women's Team Time Trial

Gymnastics[edit]

Gold

Neil Thomas, Men's all-around & Floor
Lee McDermott, Rings
Women's Team Event
Annika Reeder, Women's Floor

Silver

Zita Lusack, Women's beam
Jackie Bady, Women's floor

Bronze Artistic

Men's Team Event
Neil Thomas, Men's Vault
Zita Lusack, Women's All around

Rhythmic

Debbie Southwick, All around
Team Event
Aicha McKenzie, Ball
Aicha McKenzie, Hoop

Shooting[edit]

Gold[edit]

Michael Gault, Free Pistol (Pistol)
Chris Hector, Air Rifle (Rifle)

Silver

Michael Gault, Men's Centre-fire pistol
Margret Thomas, Women's sport pistol
Jim Cornish, Men's small bore rifle, Prone
Glyn Barnett & Anthony Ringer, Full bore rifle - Pairs
Chris Hector & Nigel Wallace, Men's Air rifle - Pairs
Karen Morton & Lindsay Volpin, Women's Small bore, Three position - Pairs
Karen Morton & Louise Minett, Women's Air rifle - Pairs

Bronze

Michael Gault & Paul Leatherdale, Men's Free Pistol - Pairs
Chris Hector & Trevor Langridge, Men's Small Bore Rifle, Three positions
Glyn Barnett, Men's Full Bore Rifle
Nigal Wallace, Men's Air Rifle
Bob Borsley & John Grice, Traps - Pairs
Andy Austin, Skeet
Margret Thomas & Carol Page, Women's Sport Pistol - Pairs
Margret Thomas & Carol Page, Women's Air pistol - Pairs

Swimming[edit]

Gold

Mark Foster, Men's 50 metre freestyle
Martin Harris, Men's 100 metre backstroke
Adam Ruckwood, Men's 200 metre backstroke
Nick Gillingham, Men's 200 metre breaststroke
Karen Pickering, Women's 100 metre freestyle
Women's 4×100 metre freestyle relay

Silver

Nick Gillingham, Men's 100 metres breaststroke
Women's 4×200 metre freestyle relay
Women's 4×100 metre medley relay
Claire Bishop, Women's 100 metres freestyle S9
Kerry Shacklock, Synchronised swimming - Solo
Kerry Shacklock & Laila Vakil, Synchronised swimming - Duet

Bronze

Adam Ruckwood, Men's 100 metre backstroke
James Hickman, Men's 200 metre butterfly
Men's 4×100 metres freestyle relay
Men's 4×200 metres freestyle relay
Men's 4×100 metres medley relay
Karen Pickering, Women's 200 metre freestyle
Sarah Hardcastle, Women's 400 metre freestyle
Kathy Osher (Read), Women's 100 metre backstroke

Weightlifting[edit]

Gold

Andy Callard, Men's Sub Heavyweight - clean & jerk, Overall

Silver

Stewart Cruikshank, Lightweight - Snatch
Steven Ward, Light Heavyweight - Snatch, Clean & Jerk, Overall
Peter May, Middle Heavyweight - Snatch, Clean & Jerk, Overall

Bronze

Ben Devonshire, Bantamweight - Clean & Jerk
Steward Cruikshank, Lightweight - Clean & Jerk, Overall

Wrestling[edit]

Silver

Andrew Hutchinson, Flyweight
John Melling, Featherweight
Noel Loban, Heavyweight

Bronze

Amerjit Singh, Super Heavyweight

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1994 Athletes". Team England.
  2. ^ "England team in 1994". Commonwealth Games Federation.

External links[edit]