Cassey George bags second gold medal at CARIFTA Games

Guyana’s nine-member team finished with three gold medals and a silver in the 43rd edition of the CARIFTA Games which concluded last night at the Pierre Aliker Municipal Stadium in Fort-de-France, Martinique.

Cassey George secured two gold medals (3000m Open and Under-18 Girls 1500m) while US based Kadecia Baird struck gold in the Under-20 400m and snared a silver in the 200m.

The highly touted Jason Yaw, bronze medalist at last year’s Games in the Under-18 Boys 400m, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



Join the Conversation

After you comment, click Post. If you're not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

The Comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit/delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity. We moderate ALL comments, so your comment will not be published until it has been reviewed by a moderator.