Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) President Brian Lewis has expressed his confidence that the inaugural Caribbean Games in Guadeloupe will be held this year.

Lewis spoke of his optimism over the delivery of the Games in his opening speech at this month’s Chef de Mission Seminar.

A total of 23 representatives from 20 countries travelled to Guadeloupe for the meeting, with nine more nations joining remotely.

Three CANOC Executive Committee members were also on hand to discuss preparations for the event.

Guadeloupe was originally due to hold the Games last year only for it to be postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Games are scheduled to be held from June 29 to July 3 and Lewis believes the event will take place as planned.

Lewis urged participants to...


Author: Geoff Berkeley