Meet the Trinidad & Tobago Triathlon CARIFTA team that will take part in the inaugural event in the month of October in Barbados 2017.
35 athletes and 4 officials had their first group training session today at the Hasley Crawford National Stadium. This group will be meeting every two weeks were they will focus on team building as well as the necessary skills that they will need to assist them to the podium in Barbados.
The training today was lead by Mr. Derrick Simon and with him were two other members of the official team Mr. Angelo Clark and Ms. Riana Harrinauth. They took the group through their run paces today and challenged them to a time trial run in the distance that they are to perform in later on in the year.
This event is designed to assist our young triathletes in learning valuable skills such as drafting in the cycling leg which will allow them to become more competitive they grow in this sport.
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