Who laugh last laugh best. Who want to scoff and laugh go ahead. From where I sit the race is on. Those who allow fear to keep them rooted behind the starting line will not reap the benefits that come with rising above adversity.

Read more: Sports business is no laughing matter

At times you have to take a step back and take a breather because somewhere inside of the intensity of the battle there are moments of clarity. Times when you move from a position of where nothing seems to make sense - to understanding that it makes sense after all.

Read more: Holding the fort in challenging times

At times I don’t think people appreciate how tough T&T can be. This is a place where people tear you down simply because you may not be like them.

Read more: Change, adapt or get out of the way

Last week at the Siga Sport Integrity Forum in Rome - there was a lot of candid discussion about sport governance and the importance of governance on the integrity of sport.

Read more: Things That Matter Column Tuesday 6th February

Hard questions need to be asked of everyone in the T&T sport system.

In these days of hard economic times, where money is hard to come by—value for money—is the key metric and with bureaucracy sucking up a large percentage of the funding that is available, there is a cause for unease.

Read more: Bureaucracy holding back T&T sport

More Articles ...

T&T OLYMPIC TEAM PARTNERS

Cartan Global         Michael Johnson Performance