Trinidad and Tobago at the 1948 Summer Olympics


Trinidad and Tobago at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Infobox Olympics Trinidad and Tobago
games=1948 Summer
competitors=5
sports=3
officials=4
gold=0
silver=1
bronze=0
total=1
rank=28

Trinidad competed at the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee sent five athletes and four officials to represent the nation in three sports. Errol Knowles was the Chef de Mission.

Medalists

Silver

* Rodney Wilkes — Weightlifting, Men's Featherweight

Results by event

Athletics

;Men's 100 metres
*George Lewis;Men's 200 metres
*George Lewis;Men's 800 metres
*Wilfred Tull;Men's 1500 metres
*Wilfred Tull;Men's 5000 metres
*Manny Ramjohn;Men's 10000 metres
*Manny Ramjohn

A.E. Browne – Manager/Coach

Cycling

;Men's 1000 metre time trial
*Compton Gonsalves — 1:32 (17th place)

Laurie Rogers – Manager/Coach

Weightlifting

;Men's Featherweight
*Rodney Wilkes — 317.5 kg (silver medal)

Lionel Seemungal – Manager/Coach


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