A youth team from the Brampton Racers Track & Field Club will be competing in the Gibson McCook Relays in Jamaica on Saturday February 24.
Thirteen athletes between to 13 and 15 years of age have been selected to represent the club and the city of Brampton and compete as three teams (two males, one female) in the 4X100 m and 4X200m relays.
Many of the athletes on the team were recipients of the 2023 Brampton Citizens of Excellence Achievement Award.
Four businesses – Phinesse Construction Group, Jeniks Logistics,OP Wellness Services Corp. and Shantelle Du Bois Inc – are sponsoring the competing athletes.
The club was invited by the Gibbon McCook Relays Organizing Committee to compete in its ” 47th renewal.”