Friday at the Ciné Triomphe with the participation of renowned artists such as BIC, Tamara Sufren, Mikaben, as part of its efforts to promote the excellence and talent of young Haitians who project a positive image outside the country, Marie Christine Stephenson, Minister of Tourism partnered with the Minister of Culture Jean Michel Lapin and the Minister of Youth and Sports Edwing Charles, to honor 5 young athletes who shone in their respective disciplines in 2018.
List of honored athletes :
Mateo Coles : A 16-year-old equestrian athlete, he won the gold medal at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires in October 2018.
Redondo El Principe Richard : Member of the 18-year-old National Amputee Football Selection, he was the best scorer of the competition and has won the Golden Shoe with 9 goals in 7 matches.
Melchie Daelle Dumornay aka "Corventina" : Member of the 15-year-old national team of women's football, elected Golden Ball of the U-17 Concacaf 2018.
Nerilla Mondésir aka "NériGol" : 20-year-old Haitian international footballer, who scored the goal for Haiti in the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018 also Caribbean gold shoe U-20 in 2015 and CONCACAF U-17 in 2016.
Wilde Donald Guerrier : 29-year-old Haitian international footballer who currently plays in Qarabag FK in Azerbaijan, in the first division, crowned Azerbaijan champion in 2018.