No Barbadian athlete has certified as but for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Video games.
However, president of the Barbados Olympic Affiliation (BOA) Sandra Osborne stated officers are optimistic that at the least 20 opponents will symbolize the island on the July 23 to August 8 showpiece.
With the Olympics two months away, Osborne urged monitor and discipline followers to not panic as there may be nonetheless time for athletes to fulfill the World Athletics requirements.
“We’d have estimated a quantity, I feel we might have began off with about 30 athletes and officers. It most likely goes to be somewhat bit smaller now.
“Our athletes haven’t participated in a whole lot of qualifying occasions, so it’s tough to say whether or not they may come via or not, however there may be nonetheless a while left,” Osborne instructed Solar Sport not too long ago in a phone interview. (AGB)
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