Harvey Norman Named Official Partner of Commonwealth Games Australia Team- On Thursday, Commonwealth Australia announced Harvey Norman as official partner for the Australian Commonwealth Games team. Harvey Norman is Australia’s largest multinational retail store. The official announcement of partnership was announced by Commonwealth Games Australia CEO Craig Phillips.
While announcing Craig Phillips was thrilled and welcomed the Australian retail store Harvey Norman to the Commonwealth Games Australia partnership program for Birmingham.
The official statement of Craig Phillips read,
“Harvey Norman is a proud Australian business that has a long history of supporting Australian sports and athletes, along with the communities that their extensive store network reaches. Harvey Norman’s support of the 2022 Australian Commonwealth Games Team helps us prepare and send a team of 425 athletes across 21 sports, plus another 250 officials, to the Games in Birmingham.”
Australia is the top performing team (Check Australia’s performance/records at Commonwealth Games) when it comes to the Commonwealth Games. Their preparation for the games is in process and partnership with Harvey Norman will surely pump all the athletes. The 2022 Commonwealth Games will see approx 425 athletes from Australia who will compete in 21 different sports. The Australian team will fight for 136 medal events in women’s, 134 events in Men’s and 13 mixed events.
The Birmingham Commonwealth games will be the first CWG which will have more medals for women than men.
Harvey Norman Named Official Partner of Commonwealth Games Australia Team
As the partnership is a huge news for Commonwealth Games Australia, likewise its a huge centre stage for Harvey Norman as well (Check out Harvey Norman Official website for more details). While expressing their views on partnership Harvey Norman Chief Executive Officer Katie Page said that it is exciting time for Harvey Norman to partner with Commonwealth Games Australia and support Australian athletes on the international stage.
Harvey Norman CEO Katie Page said,
“Three months from now over 450 Australian athletes will realise their dream of representing their country at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Whether they are part of a team sport or they compete individually, years of dedication and sacrifice will come to fruition. Harvey Norman is there to recognise their hard work as individuals and to celebrate that together they make history as the 2022 Australian Commonwealth Games Team.”