Friday, October 9, 2015

T&T set for Carifta swim challenge


Name: Theana Hay Club: Centre of Excellence Sea Hawks Events: Open Water 5km

Mark Fraser


Name: Christian Marsden Club: Marlins Aquatics Club Events: 1500m free, 200m fly; 4 x 200m free relay; Open Water 5km

Mark Fraser

The 2014 Trinidad and Tobago Carifta swimming team jets off to Aruba Sunday for this year’s edition of the annual regional games in the town of Oranjestad.

The team will be led by Junior Olympic aspirants Kristin Julien, Jabari Baptiste and David Mc Leod all of whom have attained qualifying standards for the Nanjing, China Games later this year.

Below is the team which numbers 33 ( 11 girls and 22 boys who will be competing against 20 other Caribbean nations including defending champions Guadeloupe from April 21 to 26.

Following are profiles of the squad.