Dominica at the 2022 Commonwealth Games

Source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Dominica at the
2022 Commonwealth Games
Flag of Dominica.svg
CGF codeDMA
CGADominica Commonwealth Games Association
Websitewww.doc.dm
in Birmingham, England
28 July 2022 (2022-07-28) – 8 August 2022 (2022-08-08)
Competitors10 (8 men and 2 women) in 3 sports
Flag bearers (opening)Dennick Luke
Thea LaFond
Flag bearer (closing)TBD
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
Commonwealth Games appearances (overview)

Dominica is scheduled to compete at the 2022 Commonwealth Games held in Birmingham, England.[1] This will be Dominica's 11th appearance at the Commonwealth Games.

On 6 July 2022, a team of 11 athletes (eight men and three women) competing in three sports was named by the Dominica Commonwealth Games Association.[2] Dennick Luke and Thea LaFond were the country's flagbearers during the opening ceremony.[3]

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Thea Lafond Athletics Women's triple jump 5 August

Competitors

The following is the list of number of competitors participating at the Games per sport/discipline.

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 5 2 7
Cycling 2 0 2
Swimming 1 0 1
Total 8 2 10

Athletics

Dominica's athletics team consisted of five men and three women.[2]

Men
Track and road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Derick St. Jean 400 m 48.51 6 Did not advance
Judah Corriette 800 m 1:57.04 7 Did not advance
Dennick Luke DQ Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Tristan James Long jump 7.65 9 q 7.85 7
Dillon Simon Shot put 17.42 9
Women
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Mariah Toussaint Long jump NM Did not advance
Thea Lafond Triple jump 14.39 2nd place, silver medalist(s)

Cycling

Dominica entered two male cyclists in the road cycling discipline.[2]

Road

Men
Athlete Event Time Rank
Kohath Baron Road race DNF
Kevon Boyd DNF

Swimming

Dominica entered one male swimmer.[2] This will mark the country's sport debut in the sport at the Commonwealth Games.[4]

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Warren Lawrence 50 m freestyle 24.63 42 Did not advance
100 m freestyle 53.59 45 Did not advance
50 m backstroke 27.32 27 Did not advance
100 m backstroke 1:00.13 27 Did not advance
50 m butterfly 26.19 40 Did not advance

References

  1. ^ "Chef de Mission | Dominica". Inside the Games. Dunsar Media. 6 April 2022. Archived from the original on 6 April 2022. Retrieved 6 July 2022.
  2. ^ a b c d "Dominica to Represent in Swimming, Cycling and Athletics at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games". Emonews. Dominica. 6 July 2022. Archived from the original on 6 July 2022. Retrieved 6 July 2022.
  3. ^ "The Caribbean's flag bearers at the 2022 Commonwealth Games". Caribbean Loop News. 28 July 2022. Retrieved 28 July 2022.
  4. ^ "Dominica to make swimming debut at Birmingham 2022". Caribbean Loop News. 6 July 2022. Archived from the original on 6 July 2022. Retrieved 6 July 2022.

External links