Source: International Olympic Committee

The men’s 4x100m relay team from Trinidad and Tobago have finally received their gold medals from the Olympic Games Beijing 2008.

The medals were awarded today at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. Aaron Armstrong, Keston Bledman, Marc Burns, Emmanuel Callender and Richard Thompson received them from International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach.

The ceremony was held in line with the Olympic Medal Reallocation Principles established in 2018 and follows the IOC Executive Board’s decision to reallocate the gold medal after the disqualification of the Jamaican team.

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