Caribbean athletes at the Games

Island gals jump up to medals

Priscilla Frederick
Priscilla Frederick
Levern Spencer
Levern Spencer
Akela Jones
Akela Jones

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

St. Lucia’s Levern Spencer led a trio of female high jump athletes from the Caribbean yesterday at the Pan Am Games, winning gold. Priscilla Frederick of Antigua won silver, followed by Barbados’ Akela Jones who took bronze.

 

George Bovell of Trinidad and Tobago with his bronze medal in 50m freestyle.
George Bovell of Trinidad and Tobago with his bronze medal in 50m freestyle.
A member of Team Jamaica shows her form in the 4X100 relay event.
A member of Team Jamaica shows her form in the 4X100 relay event.
Clutching her Pachi stuffie, Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace celebrates her gold in 50m freestyle and bronze in 100m freestyle.
Clutching her Pachi stuffie, Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace celebrates her gold in 50m freestyle and bronze in 100m freestyle.
Puerto Rico faces off against Trinidad and Tobago in men’s volleyball.
Puerto Rico faces off against Trinidad and Tobago in men’s volleyball.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alia Atkinson of Jamaica gets a hug after winning silver in 100m breaststroke.
Alia Atkinson of Jamaica gets a hug after winning silver in 100m breaststroke.
She shows fine athletic form.
She shows fine athletic form.
In beach volleyball, Ayana Dyette and Malika Davison play against Lianna Flores and Leila Martinez of Cuba.
In beach volleyball, Ayana Dyette and Malika Davison play against Lianna Flores and Leila Martinez of Cuba.
Talin Rajendranath represents Trinidad and Tobago in golf.
Talin Rajendranath represents Trinidad and Tobago in golf.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Beach volleyball was a popular place to be a spectator this week during the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games as athletes from the Caribbean and elsewhere competed. The Games continue this week with Canada and the United States vying for the most medals.

 

Photos by Gerard Richardson.