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Kurt Fearnley in his race chair


GC2018 Ambassador: Kurt Fearnley

Leading up to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018), ambassadors will be drawn from a range of fields to share their knowledge of the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia and GC2018 with the world.

They will be integral to the successful delivery of the biggest event in Australia in a decade and will help us Share the Dream of GC2018 with the 70 nation and territories of the Commonwealth.

Our Ambassadors

Sally Pearson standing next to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games surfboard
  • Name: Sally Pearson OAM
  • Hometown: Gold Coast, Australia
  • Sport: Athletics (100m hurdles)
  • Name: Cam McEvoy
  • Hometown: Gold Coast, Australia
  • Sport: Swimming (100m and 200m freestyle)
Anna Meares waving to the crowd from the cycling track
  • Name: Anna Meares OAM
  • Hometown: Adelaide, Australia
  • Sport: Track Cycling (Sprint)
Kurt Fearnley in his racing chair
  • Name: Kurt Fearnley OAM
  • Hometown: Newcastle, Australia
  • Sport: Athletics (Track and Road)
Laura Geitz in action on the netball court
  • Name: Laura Geitz
  • Hometown: Brisbane, Australia
  • Sport: Netball
Catherine Freeman standing in front of a running track
  • Name: Cathy Freeman OAM
  • Hometown: Melbourne, Australia
  • Sport: Athletics – 200m and 400m
Patty Mills
  • Name: Patty Mills
  • Hometown: Canberra, Australia
  • Sport: Basketball

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