Christchurch New Zealand, 1974

This was the second time that the Commonwealth Games were held in New Zealand, the first was in Auckland 1950. Auckland would also host the Games in 1990. These Games were held between 24 January – 2 February, 1974.

Trivia

Sports

Nine sports were featured in the Christchurch Games – athletics, badminton, boxing, cycling, lawn bowls, shooting, swimming and diving, weightlifting and wrestling.

Medal Count

The following list includes the first four ranked teams. The ranking list for all years is available here.

Year Country GOLD SILVER BRONZE TOTAL
1974 Australia
England
Canada
New Zealand
29
28
25
9
28
31
19
8
25
21
18
18
82
80
62
35

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