Two TTO athletes to carry flag for Junior PanAm Games opening

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    Ornella Walker and Zion Pulido

    Two Trinidad and Tobago athletes will carry the nation’s flag at tonight’s Opening Ceremony of the inaugural Junior PanAm Games.

    They are Ornella Walker from the sport of swimming and Zion Pulido from cycling.

    Zion, who recently competed and medalled at the Elite Pan American Track Championships, will be competing in both the individual and team sprints at the Alcides Nieto Patino Velodrome.

    Ornella, who represented Trinidad and Tobago at CISC, CCCAN and Carifta Games, will compete in the 100m and 200m backstroke events at the National Sporting Center in Cali, Colombia.

    Tonight’s ceremony takes place at 9pm T&T time.