Nominate someone you
know to carry the Olympic Flame
Do you know someone truly
inspirational? Here's your opportunity to give them their moment to
shine as a 2012 Olympic Games Torchbearer.
LOCOG - the London 2012 Organising Committee is looking
for 8,000 truly inspirational volunteers to carry the Olympic Flame
on its 70 day journey throughout the country.
Starting at Land's End on Saturday 19 May 2012, the Flame will
visit locations across the UK before reaching London on Saturday 21
July in time for the opening ceremony.
Who can I nominate?
Anyone in the UK who has an incredible story that will inspire
the millions of people who will be watching the Olympic Torch
Relay. You can even nominate more than one person.
Find out more about what makes a good nominee here.
How do I nominate?
Choose who you would like to nominate and
check they are what LOCOG are looking for. Tell the person that
you are nominating them, then
complete the online 2012 Olympic Games Torchbearer application
form. You will need to provide 150 words explaining why you
think they are inspirational and deserve this opportunity.
How long have I got to make my nomination?
Nominations are now open. You have until 11.59pm on 29 June
For more information about the Olympic Torch relay and nominations
official site of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic