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.

Read more: Adversity no barrier for long jumper Wright

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.

Read more: Focussed on making the Wright steps

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.

Read more: Bascombe, 4x400m relay team land gold

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

Read more: Andwuelle gets it Wright again

Abilene Wildcats sprinter Jerod Elcock did the sprint double at the Abilene Wildcats Track Classic at the Larry Gomes Stadium in Malabar, Arima in May.

Shani­qua Bas­combe of Cougars Ath­let­ics Club, Devin Au­gus­tine of Point Fortin New Jets (PFNJ) and Jerod El­cock of Abi­lene Wild­cats, who re­cent­ly wrapped up ex­treme­ly suc­cess­ful sea­sons com­pet­ing Na­tion­al As­so­ci­a­tion of Ath­let­ics Ad­min­is­tra­tions of T&T (NAAATT)

Read more: Bascombe, Augustine, Elcock seek NACAC honours

T&T’s Khalifa St Fort .

Four-time Olympic medal­list Ato Boldon has end­ed his five-year re­la­tion­ship with Flori­da-based, T&T sprint­er Khal­i­fa St Fort.

Read more: Boldon, St Fort part ways

Michelle-Lee Ahye

TT sprinters won two silver medals and one bronze medal at the 2019 Adidas Boost Boston Games in Boston, USA, yesterday.

Read more: TT sprinters bag three Boston Games medals

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