TTOC President Brian Lewis, left, chats with Whitney Kirkland, Partner, Firebrand Event Productions, at the 5th annual Leaders Sport Business Summit at The TimesCenter, New York, yesterday.

BRIAN Lewis, President of the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) has been absorbing all the information he can from sporting leaders around the world at the 5th annual Leaders Sport Business Summit being held at The TimesCenter in New York.

Noah Simmons

WHEN Noah Simmons was just 13 years old, he walked on to the compound of the Shiva Boys’ Hindu College in Penal alone and requested to speak with the principal.

Jereem Richards (left) and Kenneth Ferguson pose with his 200m gold medal at LAX Airport.

Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee’s (TTOC’s) #10gold24 athlete welfare and preparation fund yesterday (Wednesday May 16th) benefitted from an injection of $10,000.00 courtesy the Kenson Group of Companies. 

‘The scandal resides in the popular recognition – often sudden, unpredictable and fleeting – of the humanity in those suffering the injustices.’ Illustration: Ben Jennings

The pattern is clear. The privileged looks the other way until outrage about a specific injustice injects a sense of urgency

Daniel Simmons hugs his brother of Noah one last time at his funeral yesterday at Gudies Funeral Home in San Fernando. Noah was gunned down on his 16th birthday Tuesday.

LYSTRA Simmons, grandmother of slain Form Four student 16-year-old Noah Simmons, said while she could try to forget seeing his dead body on the ground she could not forgive his killer.

AFLW – and Erin Phillips’ kiss of partner Tracy Gahan – has gone a long way to normalising same-sex relationships. Photograph: Michael Willson/AFL Media/Getty Images

Social media has allowed athletes to have control over the visibility of their sexuality

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