TEAM CNMI TO THE MINI GAMES
Team CNMI will consist of eight persons: six athletes, a coach, and a Head of Delegation.
Our Men's Golf team includes Ben Duenas, Ralph Yumul, Carl Hocog, and Hall of Fame member and Pacific Games veteran Jess Wabol. They are coached by Jordan Kosam. They will compete for the men's team title as well as individual honors.
In va'a (canoeing), we will be represented by Eddie (Braddah) Johnson, a veteran paddler.
And our youngest athlete, competing in triathlon, is Tinian's own Joshua A. Manglona, a rising star in this exciting sport.
NMASA President Michael White will serve as Head of Delegation and Chef de Mission.
The Mini Games will attract between 1500 and 2000 athletes representing 21 countries in 15 sports. The Games will be held in Rarotonga, Cook Islands, September 21 - October 2.