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Commonweel Gemmes

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Commonweel Gemmes Federation
Seal o the Commonweel Games Federation

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First event1930
HeidquartersLondon, England
PresidentHRH Prince Tunku Imran

The Commonweel Gemmes (Inglis: Commonwealth Games, kent as the Breetish Empire Gemmes frae 1930–1950, the Breetish Empire an Commonweel Gemmes frae 1954–1966, an Breetish Commonweel Gemmes frae 1970–1974)[1] is an internaitional, multi-sport event involvin athletes frae the Commonweel o Naitions. The event wis first hauden in 1930, an, wi the exception o 1942 an 1946, that wis cancelled ower the heid o Warld War II, haes taken place ilka fower year syne then.

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  1. "The story of the Commonwealth Games". Commonwealth Games Federation. Archived frae the original on 18 September 2009. Retrieved 20 Januar 2008.