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Queen's Baton Relay: Cook Islands' sporting traditions

11 December 2013 Last updated at 17:11 GMT

The Cook Islands showcase their proud sporting traditions as the Queen's Baton Relay arrived for short stay on the island.

The baton enjoyed a relay around the main island of Rarotonga, with each village from the small country representing a different sport during the procession.

Presenter Mark Beaumont met with the Cook Islands netball team and discovered the islands have struggled to retain sporting talent as many athletes move abroad.