COMMONWEALTH GAMES 2018

Dominica will be participating in the Commonwealth Games in 2018, commonly known as Gold Coast 2018. The games will be held in Sydney, Australia from 4th – 15th April, 2018.

The following persons will be representing Dominica at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018

ATHLETES (Total 13)
NAME SPORT
Andre Alick Bazil Javelin
Bavon Slyvain Long Jump
Bram Sanderson Cycling -Road
David Bradley Registe Long Jump
Derick St. Jean 400m
Dillon Myron Simon Shot Put
Judah Corriette 800m
Mariah Antoinette Toussaint Long Jump
Mitchel Anderson Davis 200m & 400m
Roy Albert Cooke Boxing (75kg)
Thea Noeliva Lafond Triple Jump
Valerian Kezial Spicer Boxing (57kg)
Yordanys Duranona Garcia Triple Jump

OFFICIALS (Total 8)
Name Role
Mr. Woodrow Lawrence Chef De Mission
Mr. Barry Casimir General Team Manager
Mr. Emmanuel Loblack Athletics Sprint Coach
Mr. Joel Hamilton Athletics Throws Coach
Mr. Rafael Echevarria Athletics Jump Coach
Mr. James Cawood Boxing Coach
Mr. Garvin Richards Press Attache
Mr. Smith Hypolite Physiotherapist
PRESIDENT & SECRETARY GENERAL
Name Role
Mr. Billy Doctrove DOC President
Ms. Phyllis Baron DOC Secretary General

QUEEN’S BATON RELAY

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™ (GC2018) Queen’s Baton embodies the boundless energy of the people, place and spirit of the Gold Coast. The Baton form is bold, a rebellious spirit, beautiful to look at but unique and unforgettable, just like the Gold Coast. Commencing on 13 March 2017, Commonwealth Day, the Queen’s Baton will travel on an epic journey to more than one third of the world’s population, covering 230,000km in 388 days. The Baton will inspire the people of the Commonwealth to come together and showcase the GC2018 Games to follow.

The Queen’s Baton shall be in Dominica on Wednesday 14th, 2017.

For more information click the links to view the  Fact Sheet and International Route  and update video after the visit.