Tuesday 26 March, 2019

13 athletes to represent Team TTO at Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games

Team Trinidad and Tobago (Team TTO) will be represented by 13 athletes at the third Summer Youth Olympic Games to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from October 6-8.

The Trinidad and Tobago team includes three male and 10 female athletes who will participate in athletics, futsal, and swimming.

Chef de Mission Chanelle Young will depart for Buenos Aires on Saturday ahead of the team to ensure that all administrative details are organised for the TTO delegation before and during the Games. The remainder of the contingent will depart on Monday, October 1.

Nearly 4,000 young athletes aged 15-18 will represent 206 countries. For the first time ever in Olympic competition, there will be the same number of male and female athletes.

The Opening Ceremony will take place on October 6 followed by 12 days of competition before the Closing Ceremony on October 18. The slogan for Buenos Aires 2018 is “Feel the Future”.

The team heading to the Youth Olympics includes:

Dominic

Cole

Athletics

Athlete

Kelsey

Daniel

Athletics

Athlete

Ronnell

Barclay

Athletics

Coach/ Manager

Arlon

Morrison

Athletics

Coach

Makida

Herbert

Futsal

Athlete

Aaliyah

Prince

Futsal

Athlete

Kya

Edwards

Futsal

Athlete

Nathifa

Hackshaw

Futsal

Athlete

Moenesa

Mejias

Futsal

Athlete

Chelsea

Ramnauth

Futsal

Athlete

Maria-Francés

Serrant

Futsal

Athlete

Roshun

Williams

Futsal

Athlete

Shamika

York

Futsal

Athlete

Afiyah

Cornwall

Futsal

Athlete

Constantine

Konstin

Futsal

Coach

Coreen

David

Futsal

Manager

Kael

Yorke

Swimming

Athlete

Hazel

Haynes

Swimming

Coach/ Manager

Jelani

Baptiste

 

Physiotherapist

Keisha

Fraser

 

Massage Therapist

Chanelle

Young

 

Chef de Mission

 

 

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