Kyle Greaux and Jereem “The Dream” Richards are Trinidad and Tobago teammates. The 200-metre sprinters are also rivals.

Read more: Loving the rivalry Greaux wants revenge on Richards at 2021 Champs

I hadn’t intended to write a word; my feelings were raw and I felt that everything I could possibly say had already been expressed.

Read more: What is the colour of power?

The pain associated with lactic acid build up in the muscles is all too familiar to track and field athletes. Yet, they endure the severe discomfort day-in, day out. Trinidad and Tobago sprint star Kelly-Ann Baptiste has been dealing with the lactic for close to two decades.

Read more: Power over pain Baptiste, Greaux push past the lactic

Marcus Duncan knows how to adapt to different circumstances. While other athletes have suffered because of inaccessible facilities in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, Duncan has experienced minimal disruption to his training programme.

Read more: Stellar example Duncan teaches art of adaptability

For Team Trinidad and Tobago’s top rower Felice Aisha Chow, being defeated by the circumstamces around the Covid-19 pandemic is not an option.

Read more: Chow remains focused Olympic rower trains harder during lockdown

Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) President Brian Lewis claimed the cancellation of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games would leave National Olympic Committees (NOC) "in a big hole."

Read more: TTOC President Lewis claims cancellation of Tokyo 2020 would put NOCs in "a big hole"