Something quite magical happened yesterday morning.
Kyron McMaster, born and raised in the British Virgin Islands (population circa 30,000) qualified for the 400m hurdle finals at the Commonwealth Games. Now, given he would have been competing against the very best athletes from the likes of Canada (population circa 36mil), Great Britain (population circa 60mil) and India (population circa 1.3bil), this very humble 21 year old truly should have had no chance.
When you then throw in the fact that his coach was tragically killed back in September last year due to the passing of Hurricane Irma, this really was impossible. Continue reading