History of the Anguilla Commonwealth Games Association



At the General Assembly in Vancouver, Anguilla was accepted to be sanctioned in the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF).



Anguilla was invited to Bermuda for the country’s official sanctioning into the CGF as the Anguilla Amateur Athletics Association (AAAA) representing Anguilla in the Commonwealth Games.



Anguilla attended the Commonwealth Games for the first time. The AAAA attended the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; competing in the sport of athletics.



The AAAA attended the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester, England; competing in the sport of athletics and cycling. Cardigan Connor was named the country’s first Chef de Mission.



The AAAA attended the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia; competing in the sport of athletics and cycling.



Official separation of the AAAA and the ACGA. For here on in, the Anguilla Commonwealth Games Association would take full responsibility for sending a team to represent Anguilla at both the Commonwealth Games and Commonwealth Youth Games. At this time, Kenn Banks fulfilled the position of President for the AAAA; he then stepped down from his role and took the role as the President of the ACGA. The remainder of the board was formed at this time.


Anguilla attended the Commonwealth Youth Games for the first time. The ACGA sent a team of young athletics athletes and tennis players to compete in Pune, India for the 2008 Games.



The first official appearance of Anguilla as the ACGA at a Commonwealth Games. ACGA sent a team of athletics athletes and cyclist to compete in the Games held in Delhi, India.



The ACGA attended the Isle of Man 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games; competing in athletics and cycling.



Secured permanent office space and staff for the ACGA.



The ACGA attended the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games; competing in athletics and cycling.



The ACGA attended the Samoa 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games; competing in athletics and lawn tennis.



The ACGA attended the Bahamas 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games; competing in athletics, table tennis, boxing and cycling.



The ACGA attended the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games; competing in athletics, cycling and boxing.