TEN days before the Commonwealth celebrates its 70th anniversary, the British High Commission gathered several non-governmental entities and possible sponsors in an event called A Connected Commonwealth.
The 2019 TT CARIFTA track and field team before leaving for Cayman Islands, yesterday.
TT will be well represented in the javelin, long jump, 100m and 400m events today when the 2019 Carifta Games start at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in Cayman Islands, from 9 am.
WORDS OF WISDOM: Four-time Olympic medallist Lauryn Williams, right, signs a copy of her book The Oval Office for national football coach Dennis Lawrence as Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee executive member Nadine Khan looks on. The book-signing took place at Olympic House on Wednesday. —Photo courtesy: MELANIE GULSTON
American Lauryn Williams, a four-time Olympian, with T&T Olympic Committee president Brian Lewis at Olympic House on Abercromby Street, Port-of-Spain, yesterday ahead of the three-time Olympic medallist’s discussion on her athletic career and life thereafter.
Samar Nassar, two-time Jordanian Olympic swimmer, was awarded the IOC’s Women and Sport Award for Asia in recognition of her work helping promote gender equality through football in the Middle East. (AFP)