17-member team to represent Trinidad and Tobago at Paris Olympics

FLASHBACK: Trinidad and Tobago's Keshorn Walcott competes to win the gold medal in the men's javelin throw final at the London  Olympic Games on August 11, 2012 in London. -
FLASHBACK: Trinidad and Tobago's Keshorn Walcott competes to win the gold medal in the men's javelin throw final at the London Olympic Games on August 11, 2012 in London. -

On July 6, the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee named a modest team of 17 athletes (seven females, ten males), who will represent TT at the Olympic Games in Paris between July 26 and August 11.

Leading Team TTO are experienced Olympians Michelle-Lee Ahye (athletics), Jereem Richards (athletics), Dylan Carter (swimming) and Olympic gold medallist in javelin Keshorn Walcott.

Ace cyclist Nicholas Paul will take to the tracks in his second Olympics with the hope of bringing home some precious metal. Paul will be joined by fellow cyclist Kwesi Browne.

TT's athletes will travel alongside a team of officials and coaches including manager Dexter Voisin, Chef De Mission Lovie Santana-Duke, Chief Medical Officer Rudranath Ramsawak and Olympic 4x100m gold and silver medallist Keston Bledman as an athletics coach.

Athletics

  • Michelle-Lee Ahye - 100m & 4x100 relay
  • Leah Bertrand- 100m & 4x100 relay
  • Sole Frederick- 4x100 relay
  • Akilah Lewis- 4x100 relay
  • Sanaa Frederick - 4x100 relay (Reserve)
  • Portious Warren- Shot Put
  • Keshorn Walcott- Javelin
  • Jereem Richards- 200m, 400m & 4x400 relay
  • Devin Augustine- 100m
  • Jaden Marchan- 4x400 relay
  • Shakeem Mc Kay- 4x400 relay
  • Renny Quow- 4x400 relay
  • Elijah Joseph- 4x400 relay (Reserve)

Cycling

  • Nicholas Paul
  • Kwesi Browne

Swimming

  • Dylan Carter - 50m and 100m Freestyle
  • Zuri Ferguson- Backstroke 100m

Administration

  • Chef de Mission -Lovie Santana-Duke
  • Social Media Personnel -Melanie Gulston

Medical

  • Chief Medical Officer - Rudranath Ramsawak
  • Physiotherapist- Verne Alleyne
  • Physiotherapist -Alban Merepeza
  • Massage therapist- Keisha Fraser
  • Massage therapist -Brent Elder
  • Welfare Officer- Maria Thomas

Officials

  • Manager -Dexter Voisin
  • Coach -Keston Bledman
  • Coach- Charles Joseph
  • Coach - Ismael Mastrapa
  • Manager -Rowena Williams
  • Mechanic -Elisha Greene
  • Manager - Tracy Montrichard-Carter
  • Coach -Dexter Browne

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