Andwuelle Wright from Signal Hill jumps his way to a new national men's long jump record at the 2018 NGC/Sagicor National Open Championships at the Hasely Crawford stadium in Port of Spain, last year. PHOTO BY ANDRE DE GANNES

NATIONAL men’s long jumper Andwuelle Wright has faced some adversity in his life, but the Tobagonian uses it as his driving force to make further leaps in the sport.

Andwuelle Wright

NATIONAL men’s long jump record holder Andwuelle Wright, said despite qualifying for the 2019 World Championships, there is no time for relaxation and he has to stay in top shape as the meet is still two and a half months away.

Shaniqua Bascomble Photo: NICOLE RAMROOP

It was a gold­en fi­nal day for T&T at the North Amer­i­can, Cen­tral Amer­i­can and Caribbean (NACAC) Un­der-18 and U-23 Cham­pi­onships in Quere­taro, Mex­i­co, yes­ter­day.

July 6, 2019 | Rugby Americas North | Photo: Bob Stuke

George Town, Cayman Island (July 6, 2019) – Day one of the 2019 RF Group Rugby Americas North Sevens kicked off under sun-drenched skies at Truman Bodden National Sports Complex on Saturday with a total of 21 matches being played throughout the day. With an abundance of highlight-reel tries, big tackles and upsets on showcase, local and international rugby fans were given their monies worth.

Andwuelle Wright from Signal Hill jumps his way to a new national men's long jump record at the 2018 NGC/Sagicor National Open Championships at the Hasely Crawford stadium in Port of Spain, last year. PHOTO BY ANDRE DE GANNES

TT long jumper golden with World/Olympic mark

Officials and participants at the Olympic Day celebrations, at the Lord Harris Square, on June 21.

FLOW Trinidad has once again thrown its support behind the national Olympic movement by being part of last month's Olympic Day celebrations. “Flow has been a partner with the TTOC (TT Olympic Committee) for the past few years,” Flow Trinidad’s Country Manager Kurleigh Prescod said on Olympic Day at Lord Harris Square, Port of Spain on June 21.