Samoa at 2018 Commonwealth Games


Samoa is a Unitary Parliamentary Republic with eleven administrative divisions. The capital city is Apia.

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

Samoa has been taking part in the Commonwealth Games since 1974 Commonwealth Games and so far have participated in 11 commonwealth games.

So far Samoa has managed to win 3 Gold, 5 Silver and 11 Bronze medals in Commonwealth games.

Samoa at 2018 Commonwealth Games

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

Samoa Athletes Participating in 2018 Commonwealth Games :

38 athletes from Samoa will take part in 7 sports events at 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Athletics –

Men

Track & road events –

  • Shupeng Ah Vui – 100 m
  • Jeremy Dodson – 100 m
  • Kelvin Masoe – 100 m
  • Shupeng Ah Vui – 200 m
  • Jeremy Dodson – 200 m
  • Kelvin Masoe – 200 m
  • Kolone Alefosio – 110 m hurdles
  • Shupeng Ah Vui, Kolone Alefosio, Jeremy Dodson, Kelvin Masoe – 4 × 100 m relay

Field events

  • Alex Rose – Discus throw
  • Donny Tuimaseve – Javelin throw

Boxing –

Men

  • Valentin Kondakov – 64 kg
  • Henry Tyrell – 75 kg
  • Ato Plodzicki-Faoagali – 81 kg
  • Frank Masoe – 91 kg

Lawn Bowls –

  • Edward Bell – Men’s Singles
  • Edward Bell, Herbert Bell – Men’s Pairs

Rugby Sevens –

Samoa qualified a men’s team of 12 athletes.

Shooting –

Men

  • Sigfried Levi – Trap
  • Paul Loibl – Trap
  • Francis Caffarelli – Double trap

Swimming –

Men

  • Brandon Schuster – 50 m freestyle, 100 m freestyle, 400 m freestyle, 200 m backstroke, 200 m individual medley, 400 m individual medley

Women

  • Lushavel Stickland – 50 m freestyle, 100 m freestyle, 50 m backstroke, 100 m backstroke
  • Alania Suttie – 400 m freestyle, 800 m freestyle, 200 m butterfly, 200 m individual medley, 400 m individual medley

Weightlifting / Powerifting –

Men

  • Vaipava Ioane – 69 kg
  • Don Opeloge – 85 kg
  • Siaosi Leuo – 94 kg
  • Sanele Mao – 105 kg
  • Lauititi Lui – +105 kg

Women

  • Feiagaiga Stowers – +90 kg

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

In Samoa, Live Streaming of Commonwealth Games 2018 will be available on gc2018.com while Live Broadcast of the Event in Samoa will most likely be available on Sky Pacific, SBC etc. TV Channels.