The TTOC hosted yet another splendid event, The awards were well structured and very efficiently timed. Kudos to Mr Brian Lewis and Olympian Jehue Gordon on well delivered speeches.
I am writing this article though to express my disgust at what I saw unfold when announcing the Sportsman of the Year Award. In years prior, the TTOC bestowed this award on the athlete who has accomplished the most in the calendar year. Why in 2015 was this different ? Is it because he is a Para Athlete and not a... Continue reading...
Resilient, is the best word one can use to describe 110m hurdler Mikel Kevin Thomas, a former student of
University of Kentucky, Thomas has proved that his height approximately 5’3” won’t
be a limit to him being among the worlds’ best sprint hurdlers.
Thomas first represented Trinidad and Tobago
at the 2008 Olympic ...
Finalists : Asafa
Powell, Jimmy Vicaut, Mike Rodgers, Kemar Bailey Cole, Trayvon Bromell.
If Usain Bolt gets
off to a good start, he can beat Gatlin. If Gatlin gets off to his trademark
stellar start there is no way Bolt will be catching him over 100m.Powell and Vicaut could provide challenges
for the latter medal.
Cleopatra Borel is the quintestial patriot,
whether it is Olympic Games, World Championships, Commonwealth Games, Pan Am
Games or CAC Games, Cleopatra has made herself available to represent Trinidad
thelast 15 years,Borel has been a stalwart not just for women
sport and women track and Field but more specific the field events, along with
another stalwartCandice Scott who
competed in Hammer Throw, Cleopatra Borelhas been the face women track a...
Young but already has the attention of the
track and field world taking notice every time he steps on the track, that’s Machel
In2011 he won the boys under-17
400m title at the Carifta Games in Jamaica in 47.37secs and he followed that up
by winning the 200m title, later in the year he went on the make the final in
the 400m at the World Youth Championships in Lile, France, he finished 4th
in 46.89secs. In 2012 he continued his progression making the final of the