Commonwealth Games Baton Relay

The Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton will be carried across East Lothian on 17 June 2014 and you can nominate a deserving individual as a community baton-bearer.

Nominated individuals need to meet one or more of the following selection criteria for contributions undertaken within Scotland:

  • Made a positive contribution to the lives of others through community sport
  • Undertaken voluntary work or contributed to schools or youth organisations
  • Contributed towards greater inclusion for disadvantaged or marginalised sectors of the community
  • Been a role model or mentor to youth through sport
  • Displayed a level of individual achievement against the odds
  • Made a significant contribution to their local community

Nominations can be made up until 22 November 2013. For more information and to make a nomination, see the on-line form at