Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

gold-coast-gamesThe Commonwealth Games will be held in the Australian city of Gold Coast in April 4-15 this year. The Gold Coast 2018 Qeens Baton Relay (QBR) was launched on the Commonwealth Day of March 13 last year at the historic forecourt at Buckingham Palace in London with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II placing her ‘message to the Commonwealth and its athletes’ into the distinctive loop-design Baton which then set off on its journey around the globe.

The Gold Coast 2018 QBR is set to be the longest in Commonwealth Games history. Covering 230,000km over 388 days, the Baton has made its way through the six Commonwealth regions of Africa, the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia and Oceania and now doing its round in Australia.

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