Friday, May 29, 2015

T&T powerlifters off to St Croix


A Trinidad and Tobago national team leaves today for the 12th IPF/NAPF North American Regional Powerlifting Championships and the 8th IPF/NAPF Caribbean Regional Championships, which take place from tomorrow through Sunday, at the Renaissance Hotel and Carambola Beach Resort, respectively, in St. Croix, US Virgin Islands.

The team would be led by national champion Adrian Brown, who is also Caribbean & North American Championship 2013 menís champion. Also returning to competition to strengthen the team is Yolande Mc Intyre, and Sheah Martin, the 2012 national junior champion.

Juniors Shemar Biggort, Matthew Mathursingh, Hollis Coker and Michael Jack are expected to give a good showing at the completion. Trinidad Express photographer Stephen Doobay and senior coach Lawrence Marlon Belfon will also compete in the Masters I Division.