2018 Queen's Baton Relay International

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The Queen's Baton arrived in Lesotho on 11 May, 2017, on the first of four days in the country, where it was welcomed welcomed to the mountain kingdom by King Letsie III of Lesotho. This Queen’s Baton Relay will visit all 70 nations and territories of the Commonwealth, over 388 days and cover 230,000km. It will be the longest Relay in Commonwealth Games history, finishing at the Opening Ceremony on the Gold Coast on 4th April 2018. Photograph shows a group of school pupils greeting the Baton as it arrives at the country's airport.