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CARIFTA GAMES 2016

Mar 23, 2016 02:21PM

St. George’s Grenada, Tuesday, March 22, 2016: The Local Organising Committee of the (LOC) is happy to announce WINLOTTO as a Gold sponsor of the 2016 Flow CARIFTA Games. 

 

The Games, which will be held in Grenada from March 26th – 28th, 2016, is carded to be an historic Games since over 700 atheletes and officials are expected to participate. This will be the largest contingent in the history of the games. In addition, over 41 media personnel are expected from throughout the region, the largest contingent ever.

 

The Games will also see the presence of Lord Sebastien Coe, President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), and Mr. Victor Lopez, the President of the North America Central America Caribbean Association (NACAC), as well as many other senior officials of NACAC and Olympic associations from across the region.

 

This is Grenada’s second hosting of the CARIFTA Games, having hosted the 29th Games in 2000 where Grenada ranked 4th with 18 medals (5 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze).

 

The 2016 CARIFTA Games will be staged at the newly built Athletic Stadium which has received Class 1 Certification from the IAAF, the world athletics governing body.

 

 

                                      A release from CARIFTA 2016 Local Organising Committee

 

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