News Feed

April 21, 2015 - Cop accused Cop accused A police constable at t ... +++ April 21, 2015 - Police stand by handling of investigation Police stand by handling of investi ... +++ April 21, 2015 - Drug addict admits to assault Drug addict admits to assault Rico ... +++ April 21, 2015 - AT ODDS AT ODDS UWI Cave Hill Principal, Si ... +++ April 21, 2015 - Emotional day Emotional day It was an emotional d ... +++ April 21, 2015 - Winning Wales Winning Wales Defending champions W ... +++ April 20, 2015 - Trio charged with drug possession Trio charged with drug possession T ... +++ April 20, 2015 - Increased fees Increased fees The Freundel Stuart ... +++ April 20, 2015 - Jamaicans on top Jamaicans on top Barbadian rally dr ... +++ webdesign

Bajan Olympians

Bajan Olympians

Stadium during the 1st Olympic Games in 1896.

The series will also highlight the Barbados Olympians over the 10 Olympiads in which we have competed.

HONOUR ROLL OF BARBADOS’ OLYMPIANS

XVIV Olympiad — Mexico City, 1968

Athletics: Ezra Burnham (deceased), Hadley Hinds

Cycling: Colin Forde, Kensley Reece, Richard Roett (deceased), Michael Stoute

Shooting: Milton Tucker (deceased)

Swimming: Angus Edghill

Weightlifting: Anthony “Mango” Phillips (deceased)

XV Olympiad — Helsinki 1952

Cycling: Ken Farnum (competed as a member of the Jamaican team)

XVII Olympiad — Rome 1960

Athletics: James Wedderburn (competed as a member of the West Indies team in the 4×400 metre relay, winning a bronze medal)

XX Olympiad — Munich 1972

Athletics: Freida Nicholls, Marcia Trotman, Lorna Forde, Barbara Bishop, Heather Gooding, Caspar Springer, Clifford Brooks

Cycling: Orlando Bates, Hector Edwards, Kensley Reece

Shooting: Cavour Morris (deceased), Milton Tucker (deceased)

Weightlifting: Anthony “Mango’ Phillips (deceased)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>