The Caribbean: Trinidad and Tobago Association for Sport and Law Launched

By Prof Dr Ian Blackshaw

On 30 November 2017, the Trinidad and Tobago Association for Sport and Law was launched at Olympic House, Port of Spain, Trinidad.

The Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Darryl Smith, said that he is keen to facilitate the work of this new Association.

The President of the Association, Sports Lawyer J Tyrone Marcus, who is a contributor to the GSLTR Journal and website, also speaking at the launch, outlined its aims and objectives.

This initiative has been widely welcomed in the region and will benefit athletes at every level and in every sport.

More information about the Association may be obtained by logging onto its dedicated website at ‘’.

We would add our congratulations and wish the new Association well!

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