Exclusive: The former Olympic long jump champion will retire after the summer due to ongoing injury and has his sights on cycling by Sean Ingle

Exclusive: The former Olympic long jump champion will retire after the summer due to ongoing injury and has his sights on cycling by 

Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter arrives for an appeal hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) in Lausanne, Switzerland November 15, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

KINGSTON (Reuters) - Nesta Carter, the 2013 world 100 meters bronze medalist, has lost his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the International Olympic Committee’s decision to strip him and his Jamaica men’s sprint relay team mates of their gold medals from the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

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The T&T Olympic Committee (TTOC) continues its focus on athlete development with the staging of its Transitional Development

The qualification process for the World Beach Games is expected to be approved next month ©ANOC

The qualification process for the San Diego 2019 Association of National Olympic Committee (ANOC) World Beach Games is expected to be revealed next month.

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On Wednesday, Delilah Cassidy, a 22-year old recent graduate from Arizona State University, tweeted about how she almost missed her American Airlines flight when she was hit with an unexpected baggage fee that she was not able to pay.

The visit coincided with confirmation of the full sport programme for the Games ©ANOC

Technical delegates from international federations have completed a two day visit to San Diego as preparations for the inaugural Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games continue.

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