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This Week We Feature Young Professional Kavon T. Caesar

Kavon T. Caesar, 23, worked as a Clerical Trainee at the Magistrate's Court in John's Hole, Tortola, before heading overseas to further his studies. He aspires to establish a sports medical centre in the Virgin Islands. Photo: Provided
Kavon T. Caesar loves to play sports during his spare time. Photo: Provided
Kavon T. Caesar loves to play sports during his spare time. Photo: Provided
Kavon T. Caesar during one of his football games. Photo: Provided
Kavon T. Caesar during one of his football games. Photo: Provided
By Renee C. Williams

Representing the Virgin Islands (VI) with pride and joy wherever he goes, our young professional this week is Kavon T. Caesar, who aspires of owning a sports medical centre in the Virgin Islands.

Kavon T. Caesar also known as 'Troy' is a 23 year old student and a football player for the National Association of Intercollegiate aathletics (NAIA).

Early Education

Kavon obtained his primary education at the Francis Lettsome Primary School in East End, Tortola. He then went on to the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS).

As a means to broadening his horizons he furthered his education at the Andrew College in Cuthbert, Georgia. Currently, Kavon is pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Business at Life University in Marietta Georgia.

Before journeying to the United States to study, Kavon worked at the Magistrate's Court in John's Hole as a Clerical trainee for a few months.

Ultimate goal

The national footballer is a part of a young team in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).

"We managed to reach to the semi finals last season and for the following season the team is becoming stronger," expressed Kavon.

The young man told our news reporter that through representing the Virgin Islands on the national football team, he has travelled to most of the Caribbean Islands such as Trinidad, Martinique, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and Aruba.

Our young professional's ultimate goal is to open up a sports medical centre in the Virgin Islands.

Kavon also passionately expressed that he wants to see more activities for the youth in all types of sport, while adding sports are another way to get children into something positive.

He said, "I would like to see more creative activities for the youths, not just in football but other sports, because sports are one of the ways to get kids off the streets, and it also gives them positive attributes to go out in the community and make a difference."

Our young professional also wants to see equal rights for persons who participate in any type of sports, emphasising that one should work hard for a position on a team rather than gain selection based on who you know.


Kavon stated that his inspiration comes from his mother, father and grandmother.

"I left the Virgin Islands with the thought that I am not just representing myself and my family but the whole territory. Also with the grace of God, prayers and encouragement from my mom, dad, my church and my girlfriend," expressed our young professional.

In his football career, he stated that a number of coaches and organisations inspired and helped him along the way. They are: Ms Cassandra Greg, Vincent Samuel, Avondale Williams, Morris Mark Jr, the BVI Football Association, and his first United States (US) coach, Rudy Roediger.

Advice to youth

In sharing his wisdom to youth, Kavon said, "In everything you do put God first and be humble with discipline. It don't matter where you are from or what your social status is, there is always a way to success."

14 Responses to “This Week We Feature Young Professional Kavon T. Caesar”

  • rattie (16/02/2018, 16:19) Like (3) Dislike (1) Reply
    Congratulations young man
  • Classmate (16/02/2018, 16:42) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    Yayyyy Troy!!
  • TKS (16/02/2018, 17:07) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Congratulations Tory keep pressing forward.
  • Gumption.Official (16/02/2018, 17:34) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Younger. I don’t know you. But what I do know is passion and dreams. Both are very important. I thank you for being one of our few young man who who’s chosen something positive. You’re a perfect example in a perfect timing. I hope you inspire others to make big steps. From from young professional to another- I wish you loads of success.
  • Teacher (16/02/2018, 17:38) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    Congrats, Kavon. You were always humble, well-mannered and courteous. All qualities I'm sure that helped got you where you are. Continue to make your family and country proud. Wishing you all the best from your Francis Lettsome Family.
  • Willy (16/02/2018, 18:07) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Troy keep up the giod works i raised not too far from you in little diix hill and i always use to observe how your parents would deal with you fir example,you could not have a ohone in high school i use to wonder why your parents was doing this to you but it is only now i understan. I spoke with yiur u s a coach when he was in tortola, i he indicated to me that you are the most discipline player he has ever coach, so please keep it up and do not lose yoyr fucose. As i climax i want to employ the b v i government and especially your district representative to give your a hand up and do not leave your parents in the strugle alone
  • Troy Teacher (16/02/2018, 20:05) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Troy, you continue to make me proud, as i read this tears begin to run down my chick's as i wonder how less fortunate parents can raise respectable children you left Elmore Stout with such good behavior please keep it up i am positively sure that your parents are proud so continue to make all of us proud in the BVI. Football president, i know you have been doing your part in whaever way i encourage you to continue untill the end because he is the only one who left as our representative in this manner who have make us proud and is continuing to to so,whoever is his representative i saw someone comment encouraging you to help his parents in the struggle well if you are or have thumbs up for you but if not i encourage you to get to his parents.Troy keep it up
  • yes (16/02/2018, 20:20) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
    Troy, every time I see you you seem to be aging like fine wine in your deportment, and even in your quotes. I am SOOOOOOO proud of you. I have watched you from a little boy growing up to now become a man and I must say your level of discipline and humbleness is so amazing. Continue to put God first in all you do.
  • zoe (16/02/2018, 21:19) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    Another first class pick vino you go boy
  • I call him carib (16/02/2018, 22:41) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Troy this is your francis lettsome friend i am feeling the vibes you are lighting up the b v i keep it up
  • idk (17/02/2018, 12:56) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    Congratulations Troy!!
  • Blessed (17/02/2018, 13:07) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    God Bless You Always Troy.
  • Blessed (18/02/2018, 03:49) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    I have had the opportunity of teaching him along with two of his siblings. Wonderful children!!! Mom and dad, thank you for keeping them grounded and raising them up to know the word. Troy, please continue to put God first and foremost as you excel in what you do. You are a role model. I always remember the proud look on Troycia's face when she told me where you are and what you are doing. Wishing you nothing but the best son! Excellent pic VINO
  • Nice (18/02/2018, 20:56) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    Ceaser u are making headlines very proud of u my dear ..keep on reaching for the stars may god continue to be ur guide

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