Diamond Athletics Club successful in Curacao

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By anguillian July 13, 2012 10:18

Diamond Athletics Club successful in Curacao

 

Diamond Athletics Club (Photo Courtesy Arthur D. Ward)

On their maiden voyage, the Diamond Athletics Club demonstrated that their MOTTO of “Train Hard Win Easy” is a part of their lives, and have represented the continued growth of Track and Field in Anguilla with their performance at the Trupial-Auto City Classic in Curacao which took place on the 7th & 8th of July 2012. The team, which consisted of 5 female and 8 male athletes, competed at a high standard and not only won 24 medals but also registered their season’s best individual performances. The medal count was 6 Golds, 9 silvers and 9 Bronze.

 

Jonicia Richardson: 1 gold, 1 silver & 1 bronze

Nicole Gumbs: 1 gold & 2 bronze

Artesha Richardson: 1 gold

Angelena Gumbs: 1 silver

Oswald White: 1 gold, 1 silver & 1 bronze

Mauriel Carty: 1 gold & 1 silver

Calan Vanterpool; 1 gold & 1 bronze

Aaron Richardson: 2 silvers

Stephan Ryan : 2 bronzes

Deon Vanterpool: 1 bronze

Atlin Harrigan: 1 bronze

The team walked away with silver in 3 of the 4 relays they took part in.

The Club would like to extend special thanks to Digicel, Blanchards, Cuisinart Resort & Spa, Anacaona, Napa, Straw Hat, Shoal Bay Villas, Merchants Market, Shop 4 Less, La Severine Fitness for their sponsorship and every other establishment/person who supported our fund raising drive to make this trip a reality.

 

– Contributed

anguillian
By anguillian July 13, 2012 10:18

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