January 11, 2022

Do you know somebody who is ready to step forward, make a change, and take it on?

Birmingham 2022 is looking for 2,022 Batonbearers, each with inspiring stores, to take on the special experience of carrying the Queen’s Baton through England this Summer.


Batonbearer Nominations Terms & Conditions

Birmingham 2022 is looking for individuals from England that meet one or more of the following criteria:

– 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.


Nominate a local hero to be a Batonbearer by visiting Birmingham 2022 today.

Birmingham 2022 will announce the closing date in due course and will provide plenty of notice, so you have time to make your nomination.