Posted: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 15:45
2,022 Baton bearers are needed, each with inspiring stores, to take on the special experience of carrying the Queen's Baton through England in summer 2022.
Individuals from England that meet one or more of the following criteria can be nominated:
- Always willing to take on a challenge and has a unique and inspiring story;
- Has made a meaningful contribution to sport, education, the arts, culture, or charity;
- Is a figure of inspiration that positively challenges others to achieve their best;
- Has taken on a challenge or cause and made a positive impact within their community.
The Queen's Baton Relay will travel to every region in England, before arriving at the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games on 28 July 2022.
To nominate, simply explain how your nominee is making a difference in their community and why they deserve to take on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
(Source: VAL & Birmingham 2022)
Further details and the nomination process can be found here.