The course for the Commonwealth Games has been given a makeover after it was deemed too dangerous.
Key points:The Commonwealth Games is in Sydney from August 7 to August 11The new course was unveiled at the end of the 2017 Commonwealth Games in BrisbaneThe new Melbourne course was designed by the University of Melbourne’s Institute of Marine Biology and Engineering (IMBE)The Commonwealth’s largest event is being held in Melbourne, which is expected to be the home of the Sydney Olympic Games.
The Commonwealths largest sporting event is going to be held in the capital, which will also host the 2018 World Cup and Commonwealth Games.
Its all about getting to the venueIt was originally designed as a training facility for the Olympic and Paralympic teams.
But it was feared that the course would not be safe, particularly when it was compared to the old Brisbane course.
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