Trinidad and Tobago's Jereem Richards celebrates after winning third place in the final of the men's 200m event at the 2017 IAAF World Championships at the London Stadium in London on August 10, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Andrej ISAKOVIC
“IT was one of the best feelings ever. I'm hoping it's not a dream.”
Jereem Richards was ecstatic at the London Stadium here in London, England, yesterday, following his battling bronze in the IAAF World Championship men's 200 metres final.
PRESIDENT of the National Association of Athletics Administrations (NAAA) Ephraim Serrette was satisfied with the performances of the Trinidad and Tobago athletes over the weekend, but says the focus is ensuring the junior athletes are ready for the senior level.
T&T’s Akeem Stewart on his way to breaking his own World record to claim gold in the men’s F44 javelin at the World Para Athletics Championships yesterday at London’s Olympic Stadium in England. PHOTO: MARK DAVIDSON
Akeem Stewart showed his greatness once more, breaking his own World record to claim gold in the men’s F44 javelin at the World Para Athletics Championships yesterday at London’s Olympic Stadium in England.
Please be advised that Trinidad & Tobago Olympian for the sport of rowing, Ms. Felice Aisha Chow, will be participating in the 2017 World Rowing Cup III being held in Lucerne, Switzerland this weekend.
Javelin thrower Keshorn Walcott and sprinter Michelle-Lee Ahye named on the T&T team for the IAAF Wolrd Championships.
Two-time Olympic medallist Keshorn Walcott and sprint sensation Michelle-Lee Ahye will headline a 23-strong team selected to represent T&T at the IAAF World Championships in London, England from August 4-13.
PRESIDENT of the National Association of Athletics Administration (NAAA), Ephraim Serrette, yesterday heaped praise on the national female athletes after some fine performances at the NGC/Sagicor NAAA National Senior Championships held at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo, last weekend.
WORDS OF WISDOM: Four-time Olympic medallist Lauryn Williams, right, signs a copy of her book The Oval Office for national football coach Dennis Lawrence as Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee executive member Nadine Khan looks on. The book-signing took place at Olympic House on Wednesday. —Photo courtesy: MELANIE GULSTON
GOLDEN QUARTET: (left to right) TT’s Machel Cedenio, Asa Guevera, Jereem Richards and Deon Lendore celebrate after winning the 4x400 meters relay final at the IAAF World Relays on Sunday, in Yokohama, Japan. via AP