Olympic gold medal-winning marathon runner Josia Thugwane carried the Queen's Baton on the final leg of the African tour in South Africa ©Gold Coast 2018

The Gold Coast 2018 Queen’s Baton is bound for the Caribbean following the completion of its journey across Africa.

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On Monday 29th May 2017, the Trinidad and Tobago Commonwealth Games Association (TTCGA) will take to the streets of Port of Spain to showcase the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth  Games Baton.
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Port of Spain, Trinidad. The Trinidad and Tobago Commonwealth Games Association (TTCGA) joins the Commonwealth nations in celebrating one year to the XXI Commonwealth Games. From 4th – 15th April 2018, over 6,600 athletes and team officials from 70 nations and territories will converge on the Gold Coast for an 11-day sporting and cultural event.

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THE QUEEN’S Baton Relay will stop off in Trinidad and Tobago on Sunday, as part of the baton’s 388-day trip throughout all the nations and territories of the Commonwealth region.

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David Grevemberg, the Commonwealth Games Federation's chief executive, plays football during the 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa. He has more nifty footwork to do as the CGF considers a range of potential replacements for Durban as hosts of the 2022 Games ©Getty Images

There has been no confirmation yet that Nauru is ready to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games - but it can surely only be a matter of time.

Read more: Mike Rowbottom: Can-do spirit bodes well for Commonwealth Games in wake of Durban debacle

Australian band Sheppard helped set the tone for Gold Coast 2018's beach celebration ©Gold Coast 2018

Commonwealth Games Associations (CGAs) have officially marked the one-year-to-go milestone to Gold Coast 2018.

The host city led the celebrations, which began with an early risers breakfast event hosted by several well-known athletes at The Star Gold Coast, one of the Games’ sponsors.

Read more: Commonwealth Games Associations mark one-year-to-go until Gold Coast 2018

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