In The Spotlight
The T&T Olympic Committee (TTOC) is under taking a marketing and branding transformation plan as it seeks to maximise and monetise its commercial affairs. Raising funds to ensure the twin Island Republic’s athletes and national teams are as best prepared as possible is an ongoing challenge for sport organisations and governing bodies in T&T.
Melissa Joseph is honored after official notification yesterday that she was selected on the T&T National Taekwondo Team to represent the country at the Olympic Qualifiers, in Aguascalientes, Mexico this March. This was after her progressive and brave performance this past week at the US Open 2016 International Taekwondo Tournament, held in Reno, Nevada, USA.
The top performers on the chess board were honoured on Sunday as the Trinidad and Tobago Chess Association (TTCA) hosted its prize-giving ceremony at Rhand Credit Union in Portof- Spain. The event recognised the winners of the 2016 National Youth, National Junior and National Swiss Chess Championships 2016 with Minister of Sport Darryl Smith present to assist in the presentation of awards.