Foreign-based athlete Aisha Chow, 38, became the first Trinidad and Tobago national to ever secure a berth for the red, white and black in the discipline of rowing after qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
AS THEY did in the 2015 Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) Award ceremony in late December, track and field stand-outs Machel Cedenio and Cleopatra Borel secured the 2015 First Citizens Sports Foundation Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year awards at the Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s on Sunday night.
Trinidad and Tobago’s female rower Felice Aisha Chow has become the latest national athlete to qualify for the Olympic Games in Brazil later this year.
WORLD YOUTH silver medallist Khalifa St Fort completed an impressive sprint double on the second day of the NGC/NAAA Carifta trials at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo yesterday.
SOME OF the globe’s biggest track and field stars are expected to converge at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo on May 21 for the pilot hosting of the star-studded Trinidad and Tobago Grand Games, from 6 pm.
Sprinter Khalifa St Fort had all gathered at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo holding their breaths for more than one reason yesterday in the final of the girls Under—20 100 metres event at the Carifta trials.