I have tried in the last week to find appropriate words to describe Mrs Dianne Marshall Holdip, the former assistant Registrar at High Wooding Law School, cultural advocate of the calypso, steelband and mas fraternity, devoted mother, wife and best friend, a nation builder and role model.
It’s absolutely amazing. On 2nd November 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic in front of a capacity crowd of Olympic movement whos who. The Trinidad and Tobago mens 4x400m Iaaf World relay team were called on stage to receive the Association of National Olympic Committees Award for best male athlete from the Americas region.
For many people the glass is half empty.. not half filled.
Every day it's story after story of troubled times and overwhelming loss of hope.
A fresh approach and new opportunities can help sport rediscover its mojo and edge.
Self serving; misplaced selfishness; an orgy of self interest, that’s how many people now define and see the world of sport.
Sporting organisations at the top of the sport hierarchy pyramid are fading towards irrelevance.