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President of DOC applaudes Dominican athletes performance at Tokyo Olympics

President of the Dominica Olympic Committee Billy Doctrove has praised the efforts of the Dominican Athletes at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, saying that they have made the entire country proud.

Doctrove made the remarks at the team’s final meeting on Monday.

The Olympic athletes representing Dominica were Thea Lafond in the Women’s Triple Jump and Dennick Luke in the Men’s 800 meter event.

The DOC President says the nation will be forever grateful to the effort, commitment and courage displayed by athletes.

Dennick Luke displayed true Dominican fighting spirit, when he completed the 800 meter event despite being tripped during the race.

Acting General Secretary Brendan Williams praised Luke for his effort.

 

Acting General Secretary Brendan Williams

 

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