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Linton
Feb 22nd, 2002, 09:43 PM
I was just wondering if any of the people that post her belong to the commenwealth and the monarchy of queen elizabeth, Just wondering when u become a republic are u still eligible to enter the commonwealth games?? Coz I think India and Canada are in the commonwealth but they now are a republick, any questions to wherter they are allowed still in?

Monica_Rules
Feb 22nd, 2002, 09:45 PM
The Commonwelth is for all countrys that used to be part of the Great British commonwelth i.e all the countreis britian used to rule:p

Barrie_Dude
Feb 22nd, 2002, 09:47 PM
Of Course We Are In The Commonwealth here in Canada!:bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce:

Linton
Feb 22nd, 2002, 11:50 PM
So say u become a republick and exit the commonwealth u r still eligible to enter the games because the queen onced ruled over u?

Crazy Canuck
Feb 22nd, 2002, 11:57 PM
yes - you don't have to still be under the rule of Brittain in order to compete in the commonwealth games.

Canada is a prime example. We are - or at least like to think ;) - we're our own country.

Also, doesn't South Africa compete?

Linton
Feb 23rd, 2002, 12:24 AM
I thought they were banned