Two BDF Pioneers Join Lancashire Cricket Foundation
BDF Media Release| 10 May 19
Photography credit: Lieutenant S Gollop
Headquarters Barbados Defence Force is extremely pleased to recognize the achievements of Pioneers Damario Goodman and Vataly Wilkinson, cricketers of the BDF Sports Programme.
Goodman a Left-arm spinner and Wilkinson an all–rounder, will be embarking on a four-month cricketing attachment with the Lancashire Cricket Foundation (LCF). This attachment is a continuation of the Barbados Cricket Association’s partnership with the LCF.
Both players credit the Barbados Defence Force, its Sports Programme and the Barbados Cricket Association for the disciplined instilled in them, the commitment to the development of their skills and the unwavering support to ensure possible international opportunities were fully explored.
The BDF Sports Programme aims to develop a unique body of highly trained athletes in various sports, capable of representing Barbados at the highest levels of competition and also rounded in their social, educational and moral development.