Several of Barbados’ leading athletes will get the opportunity for top rate competition over the next few weeks. The Athletic Association of Barbados will be sending teams to the CAC Senior Games in Mexico which run from July 5 to 7 and from July 10 to 14 another team will be in the Ukraine to compete at the IAAF World Youth Championships.
Those selected for Mexico are Ariel Jackson, Jade Bailey, Sade Sealy, Kierre Beckles, Ramon Gittens, Andrew Hinds, Levi Cadogan, Burkheart Ellis, Nicholas Deshong, Shane Brathwaite, Kion Joseph and Charles Greaves.
The management team consists of: Manager — Wendy Smith; coaches — Brian Holder, Elroy Agard; medic — Chalise Jordan.
Those selected for the Ukraine are Mario Burke and Tia-Adana Belle with a management team that consists of Adrian Thorne and Dr. Nicole Grant.