Tuvalu at the 2006 Commonwealth Games

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Tuvalu at the
2006 Commonwealth Games
Flag of Tuvalu.svg
CGF code TUV
CGA Tuvalu Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee
Website oceaniasport.com/tuvalu
in Melbourne, Australia
Competitors 4
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Officials 1
Commonwealth Games appearances (overview)
Commonwealth Games
The Official Logo of the Tuvalu Commonwealth Games Association


Tuvalu was represented at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne by a 5-member strong contingent comprising 4 sportspersons and 1 official.[1] Tuvalu entered competitors in shooting, table tennis and weightlifting. 2006 marked Tuvalu's second participation in the Commonwealth Games.[2]

Medals and results[edit]

   Gold       Silver       Bronze    Total
Flag of Tuvalu.svg Tuvalu 0 0 0 0

Geoffrey Ludbrook competed in shooting, in the men's 50m Rifle Prone,[3] and finished 32nd out of 38 competitors.[4]

Alan Puga Resture & Napetari Tioti took part in the men's doubles in table tennis, and failed to reach the round of sixteen. In the men's Team Event, Tuvalu's table tennis players finished 26th out of 27 teams.

In weightlifting, Logona Esau finished twelfth out of fifteen in the men's 69 kg Combined.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tuvaluan Team". Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games. Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "CGF - Tuvalu". Commonwealth Games Federation. Retrieved 15 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Oceania 50m Rifle Prone Men – Individual - Results" (PDF). 2005. Retrieved 3 May 2014. 
  4. ^ "Melbourne 2006 - Results". 22 March 2006. Retrieved 3 May 2014. 

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