The XX Commonwealth Games are set to begin in Glasgow, Scotland from July 23 to August 3.
Similar to the Olympics, these Games are held four years apart, but comprising only of the countries from the British Commonwealth. This year 265 athletes will be representing Canada.
Canadian athletes and media have arrived and are sharing their excitement on social media with the hashtag, #Glasgow2014.
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