Brian Lewis, left, with 2012 T&T Olympic gold medalist Keshorn Walcott.

The medal bonus for Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil will be US$10,000 for an individual gold medal, US$8,000 for silver and US$5,000 for bronze.

Read more: Big cash incentives for T&T medallists - Things That Matter column

Ambition by Jehue.  It was with a great measure of pride that I accepted an invitation to be present last Saturday when Jehue Gordon launched his signature cologne at Brian Lara’s house.

Read more: Ambition by Jehue—how refreshing - Things That Matter column

Maximising  commercial potential is often easier said than done. 

Read more: Things done with a purpose cannot fail - Things That Matter column

Its worth all the trouble. Time is valuable.  We have to spend it wisely and focus on the things that really matter.

Read more: Good governance is not a slogan - Things That Matter column

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has appealed to the society at all levels to get rid of the “gimme gimme” mentality and return to the spirit of volunteerism. It’s a most timely message given the economic truth facing T&T. Self sufficiency and ambitious visions to achieve and maintain financial independence must be the goal of our major sport organisations.

Read more: Moving past ‘gimme gimme’ mentality - Things That Matter column

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