Team Fiji departs for the Gold Coast

School stars .... Makereta Naulu(with device), Elenani Tinai and Kamueli Sauduadua with trainee teacher Samuela Railoa. Picture: Eliki Nukutabu

School stars .... Makereta Naulu(with device), Elenani Tinai and Kamueli Sauduadua with trainee teacher Samuela Railoa. Picture: Eliki Nukutabu

Update: 6:37PM TEAM Fiji departed Fiji with the high hopes for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia next week.

Team Fiji deputy chef de mission Christopher Yee said the athletes had done their best in their preparation. 

A total of 144 athletes and officials are part of Team Fiji contingent which makes the largest contingent ever to be sent to the Commonwealth Games by Team Fiji. 

The Commonwealth Games will be held from April 4-15. 

The Fiji Times has a team at the Gold Coast and we look forward to bringing you track side action from the 21st Commonwealth Games.