Teniel Campbell

SILVER QUEEN: Trinidad and Tobago’s Teniel Campbell shows off her silver medal from the Cycling Women’s road time-trial event last week Wednesday, at the 2019 Pan Am Games in Lima, Peru.

Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) president Brian Lewis decribed Team TTO’s performance at the just-concluded Lima 2019 Pan American Games as encouraging, and promised a quick pay-out to qualified athletes under the organisation’s medal bonus scheme.

And Team TTO chef de mission Diannne Henderson, said: “It’s ecstatic to know that I was a part of the highest-ever medal haul at a Pan Am Games. Athletes are going into competition more prepared in some sports.”

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The quadrennial western hemispheric multi-sport Games concluded Sunday night in the Peruvian host city after this country recorded its hugest ever medal haul of 13 — two gold, eight silver, three bronze — besting the previous standard of eight (3-3-2) attained at the Toronto 2015 edition.

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