TT Olympic Committee boss Brian Lewis, left, joins World 4x400m champs (from left) Lalonde Gordon, Machel Cedenio, Renny Quow and Jereem Richards after they won the TTOC Sportsman of the Year award on Friday at the Hyatt Regency, Port of Spain.

Members of the Trinidad and Tobago men’s 4x400-metre relay team Jereem Richards and Renny Quow were elated that the entire team received the Sportsman of the Year Award, when the 23rd Annual TT Olympic Committee Awards Ceremony was held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Port of Spain, on Friday night.

‘Dada’ named as the 2017 TTOC Alexander B. Chapman Award Recipient

written by Marsha Boyce

It is an accepted fact that sport has the power to change lives.

A celebration in Norwich, Vt., Hannah Kearney’s hometown, after she won a moguls gold medal at the 2010 Olympics.CreditNicole Bengiveno /The New York Times

By Karen Crouse
The road to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, runs through Norwich, a hilly and wooded family-oriented farming community tucked between Interstates 89 and 91 in rural Vermont. With a main street lined with white clapboard colonial buildings and a landmark steepled church, Norwich could be a set designer’s rendering of a tiny New England village.

LAUNCH: From 2nd left, Dianne Henderson, chairperson of TTIM shakes hands with Kiss baking representative Sarah Jones as Diabetes Association vice president Andrew Dhanoo, Francis William Smith, director at TTIM, and at left, Tony Harford TTIM member looks on during the launch of the 2018 TT International Marathon at Olympic House, Port of Spain.

The 2018 Trinidad and Tobago International Marathon (TTIM) organisers are encouraging competitors to participate in the fight against diabetes when the 36th edition of the event takes place on the weekend of January 20 and 21.

written by Marsha Boyce

Let’s replace guns with medals!

The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee was praised by Olympic Solidarity director Pere Miró for its "Female is Future" campaign which was highlighted at its 23rd Annual Awards Gala in Port of Spain ©Facebook

The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) has come in for high praise from Olympic Solidarity director Pere Miró, who has offered special congratulations for its continued success over the years, most notably in the achievement of gender equality on its Executive Board in 2017.


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