Namibia at 2018 Commonwealth Games


Namibia is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean. Its capital and largest city is Windhoek.

Athletes from Namibia will compete in the 2018 Commonwealth Games which is scheduled to take place in the Gold Coast, Australia from 4 to 15 April 2018.

Namibia has been taking part in the Commonwealth Games since 1994 Commonwealth Games and so far have participated in 6 commonwealth games.

So far Namibia has managed to win 3 Gold, 4 Silver and 11 Bronze medals in Commonwealth games.

Namibia at 2018 Commonwealth Games

I am sure people of Namibia would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Namibia Athletes Participating in 2018 Commonwealth Games :

28 athletes from Namibia will take part in 6 sports events at 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Athletics –

Men

Track & road events

  • Ananias Shikongo – 100 m T12
  • Hardus Maritz – 400 m hurdles
  • Paulus Iiyambo – Marathon
  • Uveni Kugongelwa – Marathon
  • Namupala Reonard – Marathon

Field events

  • Roger Haitengi – Triple jump

Women

Track & road events

  • Leena Ekandjo – Marathon
  • Lavinia Haitope – Marathon
  • Helalia Johannes – Marathon

Boxing –

Men

  • Matias Hamunyela – 49 kg
  • Tryagain Ndevelo – 60 kg
  • Jonas Jonas – 64 kg

Cycling –

Road cycling –

Men

  • Dirk Coetzee – Road race
  • Dan Craven – Road race
  • Tristan De Lange – Road race
  • Martin Freyer – Road race
  • Dirk Coetzee – Time trial
  • Martin Freyer – Time trial

Women

  • Vera Adrian – Road race, Time trial
  • Michelle Vorster – Road race

Mountain bike

  • Tristan De Lange – Men’s cross-country
  • Michelle Vorster – Women’s cross-country

Gymnastics –

Men

Individual

  • Robert Honiball – Qualification

Lawn Bowls –

Men

  • Douw Calitz, Willem Esterhuizen, Carel Olivier – Triples
  • Douw Calitz, Willem Esterhuizen, Carel Olivier, Graham Snyman – Fours

Women

  • Sheena Du Toit, Johanna van den Bergh, Lesley Vermeulen – Triples
  • Sheena Du Toit, Johanna van den Bergh, Lesley Vermeulen, Anjuleen Viljoen – Fours

Triathlon –

Individual

  • Jean-Paul Burger – Men’s

Live Broadcast, Live Streaming of 2018 Commonwealth Games in Namibia :

In Namibia, Live Streaming of Commonwealth Games 2018 will be available on gc2018.com while Live Broadcast of the Event in Namibia will most likely be available on Kwesé Sports, SuperSport, StarTimes, Canal+, NBC, etc. TV Channels.