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  29 Apr

Jereem to focus more on 400m this season

COMMONWEALTH GAMES 200-metre gold medallist Jereem Richards intends to focus more on the quarter-mile distance during the 2019 track and field season. Richards clocked a time of 20.43 seconds to win the men's half-lap at the Louisiana State University (LSU) Invitational, in Louisiana, United States over the weekend. See article …
Jereem to focus more on 400m this season Jereem to focus more on 400m this season
  29 Apr

Horsford says thanks to his coaches

Less than a week after throwing a personal best at the Cayman Islands Carifta Games 2019 of 71.45m, The University of Mississippi freshman Tyriq Horsford increased that mark to 72.31m at the National Relays in Arkansas, USA considered a warm-up meet to the NCAA Championships which takes place from June 5-8.  See article …
Horsford says thanks to his coaches Horsford says thanks to his coaches
  29 Apr

St Fort paying attention to 200m form

NATIONAL sprinter Khalifa St Fort is paying attention to her form in the 200 metres this year, as she prepares for the IAAF World Championship in Doha, Qatar.The World Championship will take place from September 28 to October 6. See article …
St Fort paying attention to 200m form St Fort paying attention to 200m form
  29 Apr

John relied on prayers, skills

The heptathlon is a demanding seven-discipline event that consists of 100 metres hurdles, high jump, shot put, 200m, long jump, javelin and 800m and it is not for the faint of heart.  See article …
John relied on prayers, skills John relied on prayers, skills
  27 Apr

West B takes top honours at Rotary Games

The West "B" Zone, spearheaded by top athletes Savion Adams, Ajania Taylor, Akeria Leacock and Naomi Buckmire outbattled a talented Central "A" Zone, to register its 25h lien on the Championship trophy in the 31st edition of the Port-of-Spain and Environs District, Rotary Games which was power by Nestle Milo on Thursday. See article …
West B takes top honours at Rotary Games West B takes top honours at Rotary Games
  25 Apr

Rotary gold for sprinter Pope

T-EESHAWNA POPE got off the canvas and claimed the gold medal in the Under-13 girls 100 metres at the 31st edition of the Milo Rotary Port of Spain Games, held yesterday at Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo. See article …
Rotary gold for sprinter Pope Rotary gold for sprinter Pope
  24 Apr

Jereem tops War Eagle 200

Jereem "The Dream" Richards emerged victorious in his first half-lap race this season, the Commonwealth Games champion clocking 20.45 seconds for top spot in the War Eagle Invitational men's 200 metres, in Alabama, USA, on Saturday. See article …
Jereem tops War Eagle 200 Jereem tops War Eagle 200
  27 Apr

T&T runs second to Jamaica in 6 relays

Ten medals came T&T way on the final day of competition at the 48th Carifta Games at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in the Cayman Islands on Monday, to end with an overall tally of 24, to place third behind Jamaica (85) and the Bahamas (26). See article …
T&T runs second to Jamaica in 6 relays T&T runs second to Jamaica in 6 relays
  24 Apr

CARIFTA PROGRESS - Bascombe leads T&T to 3rd on medal table

Jayden Scott and Ianna Roach added to Trinidad and Tobago's Carifta Games medal haul with bronze at the Truman Bodden Complex, here in George Town, Cayman Islands, late on Monday. See article …
CARIFTA PROGRESS - Bascombe leads T&T to 3rd on medal table CARIFTA PROGRESS - Bascombe leads T&T to 3rd on medal table
  23 Apr

Horsford captures fifth straight Carifta javelin gold

TT's TYRIQ Horsford captured his fifth straight javelin gold medal yesterday, on the third and final day of the 2019 Carifta Track and Field Championships at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex, George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands yesterday. See article …
Horsford captures fifth straight Carifta javelin gold Horsford captures fifth straight Carifta javelin gold
  23 Apr

Horsford, Bascombe, John reign

T&T's Tyriq Horsford was tipped to win the men's Under-20 javelin title at the 48th edition of the Carifta Games and he did not disappoint winning the event at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in the Cayman Islands, yesterday. See article …
Horsford, Bascombe, John reign Horsford, Bascombe, John reign
  22 Apr

HANDFUL HORSFORD - T&T thrower claims 5th javelin title

Tyriq Horsford landed the spear 71.45 metres at the Truman Bodden Complex here in George Town, Cayman Islands, yesterday, to capture his fifth straight Carifta Games title. The Trinidad and Tobago thrower was in a class of his own, beating his nearest rival by more than nine metres as he successfully defended the Boys Under-20 javelin crown. See article …
HANDFUL HORSFORD - T&T thrower claims 5th javelin title HANDFUL HORSFORD - T&T thrower claims 5th javelin title
  22 Apr

Badal, Serville secure bronze on the track

RAE-ANN Serville and Tamia Badal were among the medal winners for TT yesterday with both sealing bronze the 400m and 400m hurdles events, respectively, in an otherwise underwhelming second day of action at the Carifta Track and Field Championships day two, in the Cayman Islands. See article …
Badal, Serville secure bronze on the track Badal, Serville secure bronze on the track
  22 Apr

GOLDEN GIRLS - Bascombe, John top of the Carifta class

Shaniqua Bascombe and Safiya John were golden for Trinidad and Tobago at the Truman Bodden Complex here in George Town, Cayman Islands, late on Sunday, the second day of the 2019 Carifta Games. See article …
GOLDEN GIRLS - Bascombe, John top of the Carifta class GOLDEN GIRLS - Bascombe, John top of the Carifta class
  22 Apr

Augustine nabs Carifta gold

Devine Augustine nabbed T&T's first gold medal at the Carifta Games taking place at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in the Cayman Islands on Saturday night. See article …
Augustine nabs Carifta gold Augustine nabs Carifta gold
  21 Apr

Below the radar

So I got it wrong last week in anticipating the West Indies provisional World Cup squad announcement ahead of the Easter weekend when it's actually due tomorrow. See article …
Below the radar Below the radar
  21 Apr

Golden Augustine! - Injured T&T sprinter wins 100 title

Devin Augustine was superb at the Truman Bodden Complex here in George Town, Cayman Islands, late on Saturday, crossing the finish line in a personal best 10.62 seconds to strike gold for Trinidad and Tobago in the Carifta Games Boys Under-17 100 metres dash. See article …
Golden Augustine! - Injured T&T sprinter wins 100 title Golden Augustine! - Injured T&T sprinter wins 100 title
  20 Apr

TT eye medals on opening day

TT will be well represented in the javelin, long jump, 100m and 400m events today when the 2019 Carifta Games start at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in Cayman Islands, from 9 am. See article …
TT eye medals on opening day TT eye medals on opening day
  20 Apr

SCOTT BAGS BRONZE - Shot putter puts T&T on medal table

JAYDEN SCOTT overcame his nerves at the Truman Bodden Complex here in George Town, Cayman Islands, yesterday to put Trinidad and Tobago on the Carifta Games medal table. Scott fouled his first attempt in the boys' under-17 shot put but bounced back with a 15.08 metres throw in round two, the big effort earning the T&T field athlete the bronze medal. See article …
SCOTT BAGS BRONZE - Shot putter puts T&T on medal table SCOTT BAGS BRONZE - Shot putter puts T&T on medal table
  19 Apr

MEDAL HUNT - Augustine, Bascombe, Stanisclaus battle for sprint honours

Devin Augustine, Shaniqua Bascombe and Ayla Stanisclaus are expected to challenge for sprint honours on the opening day of the 2019 Carifta Games, at the Truman Bodden Complex here in George Town, Cayman Islands, today. See article …
MEDAL HUNT - Augustine, Bascombe, Stanisclaus battle for sprint honours MEDAL HUNT - Augustine, Bascombe, Stanisclaus battle for sprint honours
  19 Apr

Horsford, Joseph set to repeat

Veayon Joseph and Mississippi State University freshman Tyriq Horsford are set to successfully defend their javelin titles at the 2019 Carifta Games in the Cayman Islands. See article …
Horsford, Joseph set to repeat Horsford, Joseph set to repeat
  18 Apr

St Fort, Ahye in golden openers

Khalifa St Fort opened her 2019 campaign with victory at the Rafer Johnson and Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational in California, USA, last Saturday. The Florida-based sprinter topped the women's 200 metres field in 23.52 seconds. See article …
St Fort, Ahye in golden openers St Fort, Ahye in golden openers
  18 Apr

Singuineau grabs gold

Shaquille Singuineau secured men's shot put gold at the Cole-Lancon Conference Challenge in Louisiana, USA, on Saturday. The University of Louisiana at Lafayette student threw the iron ball 15.86 metres. See article …
Singuineau grabs gold Singuineau grabs gold
  15 Apr

Stewart sets national para shot put record

OLYMPIC AND World champion Akeem Stewart set a new national paralympic shot put record on Saturday, at the Dwight Yorke Stadium in Bacolet, on the second day of the Tobago Falcon Games. See article …
Stewart sets national para shot put record Stewart sets national para shot put record
  15 Apr

Durant cops Falcon Games sprint double

Kamaria Durant outclassed her rivals at the Dwight Yorke Stadium in Tobago, on Sunday, cruising to victory in the Falcon Games women's 200 metres final for an impressive sprint double. See article …
Durant cops Falcon Games sprint double Durant cops Falcon Games sprint double
  15 Apr

Lendore wins in Grenada - Solid show from Greaux, Wright, McKnight

Trinidad and Tobago's Deon Lendore claimed top spot in the Grenada Invitational men's 400 metres "B" race at the Kirani James Athletics Stadium in St George's, Grenada, late on Saturday. See article …
Lendore wins in Grenada - Solid show from Greaux, Wright, McKnight Lendore wins in Grenada - Solid show from Greaux, Wright, McKnight
  14 Apr

Stewart breaks national record

Akeem Stewart broke the national shot put record at the Falcon Games, in Tobago, on Saturday. Unchallenged for the men's shot put title, Stewart was able to focus on bettering his best, and he did just that, throwing the iron ball 20.12 metres. See article …
Stewart breaks national record Stewart breaks national record
  13 Apr

Warren throws personal best - Richards, Prieto, Horsford shine in Alabama too

Portious Warren produced another impressive performance on the US collegiate circuit, striking gold in the women's shot put at Friday's Crimson Tide Invitational, in Alabama. The University of Alabama senior threw the iron ball a personal best 17.64 metres—a new school record. See article …
Warren throws personal best - Richards, Prieto, Horsford shine in Alabama too Warren throws personal best - Richards, Prieto, Horsford shine in Alabama too
  11 Apr

Gittens strikes Reveille gold

Tyra Gittens struck women's high jump gold at the Reveille Meet in Texas, USA, last Saturday. The Texas A&M University student cleared the bar at 1.81 metres. Gittens also competed in the javelin, finishing seventh with a 35.67 metres throw. See article …
Gittens strikes Reveille gold Gittens strikes Reveille gold
  10 Apr

Richards, Prieto grab Bayou gold

Jereem "The Dream" Richards and Mauricia Prieto were in winners' row at the Battle on the Bayou meet in Louisiana, USA, last Saturday. See article …
Richards, Prieto grab Bayou gold Richards, Prieto grab Bayou gold
  10 Apr

Lendore too strong - Southern Games sprint doubles for Durant, Bascombe

Deon Lendore dominated his rivals at the Manny Ramjohn Stadium in Marabella, on Sunday, producing a 20.85 seconds clocking to strike gold for Abilene Wildcats in the Southern Games men's 200 metres event. Jahi Hernandez seized silver in 21.21, while bronze was bagged by Kirdell McIntosh in 21.86. See article …
Lendore too strong - Southern Games sprint doubles for Durant, Bascombe Lendore too strong - Southern Games sprint doubles for Durant, Bascombe
  09 Apr

ASATT, NAAA collect nearly $2m for Carifta

THE National Association of Athletics Administrations of TT (NAAATT) and the Amateur Swimming Association of TT (ASATT) were given cheques totalling $1,966,551.55 by the Ministry of Sport to assist some 155 athletes, who will compete at the Carifta Championships in the Cayman Islands and Barbados this month. See article …
ASATT, NAAA collect nearly $2m for Carifta ASATT, NAAA collect nearly $2m for Carifta
  09 Apr

Bascombe snares Southern Games sprint double

T&T's Carifta Games-bound athletes showed form on Sunday at the Southern Games Invitational held at the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium in Marabella. See article …
Bascombe snares Southern Games sprint double
  08 Apr

Jereem wins 400m at LSU Invitational

T&T sprinter Jereem Richards won the 400m event with a season-best at the 2019 Louisiana State University (LSU) Invitational Battle on the Bayou on Saturday at the Bernie Moore Stadium. See article …
Jereem wins 400m at LSU Invitational Jereem wins 400m at LSU Invitational
  07 Apr

Williams, Gutierrez win Massy Run for Food 5K

ERROL "Baldhead" Williams and Thais Gutierrez won the men's and women's categories respectively when the Massy Stores Run For Food 5K 2019 took place, at the Queen's Park Savannah, in Port of Spain, yesterday. See article …
Williams, Gutierrez win Massy Run for Food 5K Williams, Gutierrez win Massy Run for Food 5K
  03 Apr

New category in Sea to Sea Marathon

Distance runners from as far as Kenya, Mexico and Columbia will converge in Tobago on May 18 and 19 for the fourth annual Tobago International Sea to Sea Marathon. See article …
New category in Sea to Sea Marathon New category in Sea to Sea Marathon
  01 Apr

Prieto, Portious shine in Florida Relays

Mauricia Prieto secured gold in the women's 200 metres event at the 2019 Pepsi Florida Relays in Florida, USA, last Thursday. The University of Alabama athlete got to the line in a wind-aided 22.86 seconds. See article …
Prieto, Portious shine in Florida Relays Prieto, Portious shine in Florida Relays
         
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