Queen’s Baton Relay 2022 in Dominica

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DOC President Billy Doctrove receives Baton
President of the Dominica Olympic Committee (DOC) formerly receives the Baton from the police on arrival in Dominica-All photos by Carlisle Jno Baptiste of Nature Isle News (NIN) all Rights Reserved

The Queen’s Baton Relay 2022 continues its journey in Dominica having arrived on the island from Montserrat earlier in the week and received by the President of the Dominica Olympic Committee (DOC) Billy Doctrove and his executive.

Billy Doctrove, Fernellia Wenham, Adicia Burton, and Brendon Williams with the Baton

In receiving the Baton, Doctrove expressed his “delight” at its arrival in Dominica.

Brendon Williams and Adicia Burton
Burton and Doctrove with the Baton at Pebbles Park, Roseau
Adicia Burton arrives with the Baton at Pebbles Park
Adicia Burton takes over Baton from Cadet
Cadet with Baton outside Roseau Ferry Terminal
Baton handed to Cadet
Montserrat Coast Guard arrives in Dominica with Queen’s Baton
Baton arrives on the shores of Dominica
Montserrat formerly hands over Baton to Dominica through the Police

About The Queen’s Baton Relay

Birmingham 2022 is staging the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay – an epic journey across the Commonwealth, with The Queen’s Baton visiting all 72 nations and territories.

The Relay began on 7 October 2021, with Her Majesty the Queen placing her Message to the Commonwealth into the Baton. The Baton is now on its 294-day-long journey to every corner of the Commonwealth.

This collective journey will ignite hope, solidarity, and collaboration, as it connects communities embraces unique cultures, and shares inspirational stories.