Travelling to the Commonwealth games, Melbourne, Australia

Leggat, Peter A., and Shaw, Marc T.M. (2006) Travelling to the Commonwealth games, Melbourne, Australia. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 4 (1). pp. 1-3.

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The Commonwealth games (formerly the Empire games) have been conducted once every four years, since 1930 (with a break during World War II from 1938–1950).1 The XVIII Commonwealth games will be held in Melbourne from 15–25 March 2006.2 There will be 12 individual and four team sports, with a total of 24 disciplines to be contested at the XVIII Commonwealth games.2 There will also be a program for elite athletes with a disability, which will comprise 12 events across four sports.

Item ID: 3919
Item Type: Article (Research - C1)
ISSN: 1873-0442
Keywords: travel medicine; traveller; commonwealth games
Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2009 02:04
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