January 21, 1997
Youth Olympic Games
Ramarco Thompson is a 20 year old student athlete of the Brigham Young University and a former student of the Combermere Secondary School. Ramarco competes in the 200 meter and the 400 meter.
At the Youth Olympic Games he competed in the 200 meter and his goal is to run 21.0 seconds or less and attain a medal for Barbados. He would like to thank his coach Michael Worrell of the Freedom Striders Track and Field Club for preparing him to get to this stage and also to thank his parents for their support. He also wants to thank God for blessing him with this opportunity to represent his country.