The anticipation for the Commonwealth Games has already begun, with over one million tickets priced at £22 or less available. over a million tickets costing £22 or less go on sale today in the main ballot. More than 1 million tickets will be issued for the Games. The ticket ballot for local residents was opened on July 14, 2021. The main public ticket ballot is expected to be open from August 8 through September 30.
Fans who want to attend the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham will have to wait till mid-April, as the ticket sale is off at the moment.
The Games, which will be held from the 28th July to 8th August, will feature 19 sports t& 8 para-sports as the commonwealth games will make a comeback to the United Kingdom.
It comes after Australia won the most medals at the Commonwealth Games in 2018 on the Gold Coast for the 13th year.
Let’s take a quick review of all the details you should know.
What is the procedure for obtaining tickets & how much do they cost for Commonwealth Games 2022?
- An account has to be created.
Fans who are interested to buy the tickets for the Commonwealth games should log on to the website and create an account.
We’ll ask you for further information about your accessibility needs as part of the registration process. We will be able to better satisfy your needs when purchasing tickets by recording these criteria as part of the registration process, allowing you to pick the appropriate pricing categories and allocating seats that are best suitable for you.
- Plan your game
Over the course of 11 days, the event will take place. Each day is divided into many segments. Each ticket will provide you access to one of the sessions you’ve booked.
Tickets start at £8 for children under the age of 16 and £15 for adults. When you log in, you’ll be able to see all of the costs.
If you or a member of your party has accessibility needs, make sure you check all of the boxes when creating your ticketing account. This will allow you to see the different price categories. In the My Account area, you may alter your accessibility needs. Please contact us if you require any assistance with your application.
- Choose the sessions and tickets you’d like to buy.
To buy tickets, you must first choose the sessions, the number of tickets you want to buy, and the price of the tickets you want to buy. You have the option of purchasing numerous sessions.
- If you’re using a wheelchair or bringing an assistance dog, be sure you check the box in the accessibility needs area of your My Account page. Then choose ‘Category Accessible’ tickets when purchasing tickets. Only individuals who have confirmed in their account that they are a wheelchair user or that they will be accompanied by an Assistance Dog will be able to see this price category. Please also pick ‘Category Accessible – Companion’ if you require a companion. Select any of the ‘Category A, B, C, etc.’ rates available to purchase extra tickets for those members of your party who are not wheelchair users or going with an Assistance Dog. Any other members of your group will be seated as close to you as possible.
- Simply choose the ‘Category’ or ‘Category – Under 16’ ticket(s) you wish to purchase if you require easy access seats or have proven that you have a visual or hearing disability. Please note that tickets for children under the age of 16 can only be purchased in conjunction with an adult ticket in the same price category.
- If you require a companion ticket but are not a wheelchair user, please check the companion box on the My Account page’s accessibility requirements. Select the ‘Category – Companion’ option for the pricing category you’ve chosen when purchasing tickets. For example, if you purchase a ‘Category B’ or ‘Category B – Under 16’ ticket and need a companion, you must also purchase a ‘Category B – Companion’ ticket.
Non Ticket holders can stream the Commonwealth Games live officially through Sky NZ.
Which events will be featured?
- Aquatics: swimming, Diving & para swimming
- Athletics & para athletics
- Basketball 3×3
- Beach volleyball
- Cricket T20
- Cycling: Mountain biking, road race, time trial, track and para track
- Gymnastics: Artistic and rhythmic
- Lawn bowls and para lawn bowls
- Para powerlifting
- Rugby sevens
- Triathlon and para triathlon
- Table tennis and para table tennis
Which locations are being utilized?
Most sporting venues were already in place when Birmingham was chosen to host the Games as Durban was deprived from the right to host in the year 2017.
The reconstruction of Alexander Stadium where the athletics will be hosted, & the construction of a new aquatics complex in Sandwell are the two significant capital projects.
Mountain riding will take place in Cannock Chase Forest, while the Lee Valley Velopark in London will host the track cycling, which was developed for the Olympics in 2012.
Beach volleyball & three-on-three basketball will be staged in Smithfields in the city centre, with the Rotunda building & the Bullring shopping district as backgrounds.
Due to the restricted options to watch live sports events in recent months, there is likely to be a lot of demand for tickets for the Games, especially as the sports programme is the largest in Commonwealth history, and ticket accounts for Birmingham 2022 may now be created starting today. “With children’s tickets beginning at £8, I’m hoping that families from throughout the West Midlands will take advantage of this once-in-a-lifetime chance to witness the world’s top athletes compete right on their doorstep.
Today’s announcement of the complete event programme showcases 11 thrilling days of action in which 4,500 elite athletes will participate across 19 disciplines.
Commonwealth Games are especially happy to provide reasonable ticket pricing, so make sure you don’t miss out and register your ticketing account right now on the Birmingham 2022 website.
In addition to releasing fresh schedule details and ticket information in recent weeks, organizers have also provided updates on major venues, with the focus now shifting to the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham’s Perry Barr neighborhood.
Check out https://tickets.birmingham2022.com/ for buying tickets online. Create an account and ligin with your username and password to buy tickets for the events.