-A A +A
stay connected

The Delhi XIX Commonwealth Games are now over. This website is closed and for reference purposes only. Some external links may no longer work.
For the latest news and information, please visit the Commonwealth Games Federation website.

Athletics featured on the Commonwealth Games Programme since the inaugural Games in 1930 at Hamilton, Canada. Out of 46 events for Men & Women 44 events will be held over seven days from 6 - 12 October and Marathon will be held on 14 October 2010 and 20 km walk on 9 October 2010, at J.N. Stadium.
Training Venues
Games Village : Track events – Jumps – Long Throws Delhi University : Track & Jumps
Chhatrasal Stadium : Track events & Jumps Thyagaraj Sports Complex : Track events & Jumps
Entry
Individual events : 3 athletes per event Relay events : One team of 6 athletes per CGA
Men
Event No. of Categories Categories
Track 12 100 m, 200 m, 400 m, 800 m, 1500 m, 3000 m Steeplechase, 5000 m, 10000 m, 110 m H, 400 m H, 4x100 m Relay, 4x400 m Relay
Throws 4 Shot Put, Discus Throw, Hammer Throw, Javelin Throw
Jumps 4 Long Jump, High Jump, Triple Jump, Pole Vault
Combined 1 Decathlon
Road 2 Marathon, 20 km Walk
Women
Event No. of Categories Categories
Track 12 100 m, 200 m, 400 m, 800 m, 1500 m, 3000 m Steeplechase, 5000 m, 10000 m, 110 m H, 400 m H, 4x100 m Relay, 4x400 m Relay
Throws 4 Shot Put, Discus Throw, Hammer Throw, Javelin Throw
Jumps 4 Long Jump, High Jump, Triple Jump, Pole Vault
Combined 1 Decathlon
Road 2 Marathon, 20 km Walk
Medals at stake
Medals
Men 23 23 23
Women 23 23 23