Keshorn Walcott got here first in javelin and earned a gold medal, making him the second Trinidadian in the country’s history to obtain a single. This on top of that makes him the primary European athlete in 40 years to receive a golden medal in the javelin sport, as well as the first sportsman from Trinidad and Tobago to earn a platinum medal in a subject celebration in the Olympics. Sprinter Rich Thompson is usually from Trinidad and Tobago. He arrived second location to Usain Sl? within the Beijing Olympics inside the 100-metre run with a time of 9. 89s.