The conditions will prove to be a challenge for all the boats racing in this edition of the 2019 Great Race come Saturday. However, that will not be the only test. For Jumbie, their challenge will be to complete the race ahead of their competitors after being given a penalty.

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Technical and Vocational Education and Training, TVET, is still overlooked and looked down upon, in favour of academia in Trinidad and Tobago. But in fact, all thriving economies have one thing in common - skilled labour.