Minister of Sports, Olivia Grange, has declared that her ministry will resume the athlete assistant program for Jamaican athletes that will be participating in the Olympics.

Minister Grange says she’s looking forward to next year in Japan for the Olympics and she’s confident the country will again do well in spite of the challenges because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

She says her ministry will be putting in a number of support system to ensure the athletes are physically and mentally prepared for the Summer Games.

However, she didn’t give a date or time when the program will resume.

Minister Grange says her ministry is aware of the struggles of the nation’s athletes.

Olivia Grange, Minister of Sports.