De’Cheynelle Thomas became fastest young athlete by claiming gold medal in U-17 400m. Picture Credits: Fb accounts

De’Cheynelle Thomas became fastest young athlete by claiming gold medal in U-17 400m

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Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis: De’Cheynelle Thomas became the fastest young athlete in the region and the world by claiming gold medial in Under-17 400m category in Grenada in a time frame of 56.79 seconds. Such accomplishment shed light on the unwavering commitment and dedication of the athlete towards bringing glory to the nation’s name.

She has always been dedicated and passionate towards her goals, it is her unwavering focus and determination that she competed with several talents with utmost perfection and ease. This is not the first time that De’Cheynelle Thomas has won such prestigious recognition. She has always been the forefront athlete of the island nation, winning several accolades and representing St Kitts and Nevis at several events.

Every time with her outstanding performances, she has earned lots of admiration and respect from sports enthusiasts and spectators from all over the world.This achievement is a testament to her hard work, talent and her continuous efforts towards turning her aspirations into reality.

Following her victory, De’Cheynelle Thomas stated that it is truly a proud moment for her and her family who has always supported her and have always been a pillar of strength in her journey. Such achievement also emphasises on the efforts undertaken by administration of St. Kitts and Nevis towards developing the sports sector of the island nation to greater heights.

Moreover, Minister of Sports Samal Duggins also extended congratulations to De’Cheynelle Thomas and lauded her for her tiring efforts. He took to his official Facebook account and stated “Congratulations to De’Cheynelle Thomas on winning gold medal in Grenada in the U17 400m category with an amazing time of 56.79 seconds.”

Minister Samal Duggins stated that such remarkable victories play a huge role in inspiring other young athletes who are making constant efforts to represent their nation on an international platform.