ANOC mourns loss of BOA Vice President, Ralph Johnson
ANOC is saddened to learn that Barbados Olympic Association (BOA) Vice President Ralph Johnson has passed away.
Johnson served on the Board of Barbados Olympic Association for 34 years, 28 of which were as Vice President. He played a key role in moving Barbados to lottery funding which was crucial in allowing the BOA to support its National Federations.
He was a passionate sportsman and also served as President of the Barbados Yachting Association, the Caribbean Yachting Association, the Barbados Squash Rackets Association and the Caribbean Area Squash Rackets Association.
In 1997, he was awarded a Gold Crown of Merit for his contribution to business and sport.
ANOC’s thoughts are with Johnson’s family and friends during this difficult time.