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Cavalcade of Sports: A Memorable Incident in Athletics

Cavalcade of Sports: A Memorable Incident in Athletics

By Lear Matthews

Cavalcade of Sports was a 1960’s tradition in Guyana, popular among a generation. To highlight that tradition, I pay tribute to the talented athletes who attended one of the most reputable educational institutions in Guyana.  Known for its excellence in academics and sports, Tutorial High School was a beacon of hope for a large cadre of working class youth, many of whom were given the opportunity to display talents in extracurricular activities.  A memorable moment in track and field at the Cavalcade of Sports embraces that iconic cultural event and demonstrates the athletic prowess of past High School students.

It was an overcast day.  Bourda (GCC) was packed with spectators. Continue reading