The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) extends its thanks and appreciation for the support extended to the Team TTO #10golds24 #marathonwalk group who participated in the 37th edition of the Trinidad and Tobago International Marathon. 42 individuals walked either the entire 26.2 mile distance from start to finish or joined in along the way.
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January 24 2019, Port of Spain. With the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games firmly in the sights of the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) and Team Trinidad and Tobago (TeamTTO). The TTOC’s 2019 marathon walk has taken on greater significance as the National Olympic Committee (NOC),
Chris Dennis took home the award for "Surfer of the Year" at the Surfing Association of T&T prize giving ceremony for T&T athletes who competed on the local circuit last year.
The T&T International Marathon (TTIM) is on Sunday. It's number 37. Founder of the T&T marathon, Raffique Shah is credited as starting the local edition of the endurance event in 1983. Then known as the Mirror Marathon, the 26.2-mile run captured the imagination of the nation back then and for many decades after.
The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) is aiming to raise TT$1 million (£114,000/$147,000/€129,000) for its #10Golds24 Athlete Welfare and Preparation Fund at next week's International Marathon.