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August 8th, 2019
Henry 6th in Pan Am Games Shot Put

By Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA—Eldred Henry brought the curtains down on the Virgin Islands’ track and field participation in the 18th Pan Am Games in Lima, Peru on Wednesday night, August 7, 2019 with a sixth placed Shot Put finish, after Ashley N. Kelly had a non-advancing time in the 400m semi-final.

July 30th, 2019
Eldred Henry’s stock rises ahead of Pan Am Games action

Dean H. Greenaway aka 'The Sportsman'

LIMA, Peru, SA—Virgin Islands athlete Eldred Henry arrived in Lima, Peru, on Monday July 29, 2019 to begin final preparations for his second Pan Am Games, in which he’ll see action on August 7, 2019.

May 28th, 2019
Henry sets new National Shot Put Record

KINGSVILLE, Texas, USA- Virgin Islands strongman Eldred Henry seems to be a man on a mission, as he has been consistently putting in some explosive and record breaking performances for the University of Findlay.

July 12th, 2017
Gumbs tipped to medal @ Commonwealth Youth Games

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Hopes are high that come the end of the Youth Commonwealth Games, to be held in Freeport, Bahamas, from July 18- 23, 2017 Team Virgin Islands (UK) will have at least one medal to celebrate.

April 17th, 2017
Medals for Penn & Gumbs @ Carifta 2017

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Entering into the last day of competition, today Monday April 17, 2017, the Virgin Islands (UK) garnered two medals, with Kala Penn securing Bronze in the Triple Jump and D’Jimon Gumbs Silver in the Shot Put at the Carifta Games in Curacao.

August 19th, 2016
UPDATE: Henry completes VI’s Olympic mission

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Eldred Henry closed out Team Virgin Islands (VI) participation in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games with his Shot Put event on the morning of Thursday August 18, 2016 at the Olympic Stadium.

July 19th, 2016
2 Bronze Medals for Eldred Henry @ NACAC U23 C/ships

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Virgin Islands’ Eldred Henry won Discus Throw and Shot Put bronze medals during the IX NACAC U23 Championships that wrapped up Sunday, July 17, 2016 in San Salvador, El Salvador.

May 18th, 2015
VI's Eldred Henry adds new NJCAA titles to resume

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Central Arizona College sophomore and Virgin Islander, Eldred Henry not only repeated as National Jr Colleges Athletics Association Championships' Discus champion, but added the Shot Put crown as well, while Trevia Gumbs claimed Shot Put silverware, during the competition held in Hutchinson, Kansas at the weekend.

March 10th, 2015
VI’s Henry grabs NJCAA Shot Put crown

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Virgin Islands native and Central Arizona College sophomore Eldred Henry, won the 2015 National Jr College Athletics Association (NJCAA) Indoor Championships Shot Put crown on Friday March 6, 2015, then finished second in the 35-pounds Weight Throw on Saturday March 7, 2015, earning All-American honours in both events.

February 25th, 2015
Henry heaves new Records in Arizona

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Virgin Islander Eldred Henry, with one mammoth heave on Saturday February 21, 2015, demolished three records, at the Glendale Community College Invitational in Glendale, Arizona.


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