Former World Athletics Council Member and President of Bahamian Athletics Federation, Alpheus Finlayson, Dies at 76.

By | September 24, 2023

Alpheus Finlayson, a former World Athletics Council Member and former President of the Bahamian athletics federation, passed away at the age of 76. World Athletics expressed deep sadness at the news.

World Athletics is mourning the loss of Alpheus Finlayson, a revered figure in the world of athletics, who passed away on Friday at the age of 76. As a former World Athletics Council Member and President of the Bahamian athletics federation, Finlayson made significant contributions to the sport and left an indelible mark on the global athletics community.

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Born in the Bahamas, Alpheus Finlayson’s journey in athletics began at a young age. He displayed immense talent and passion for the sport, which paved the way for a remarkable career. Finlayson’s dedication and commitment to athletics led him to become an influential figure both on and off the field.

During his tenure as a World Athletics Council Member, Finlayson played a vital role in shaping the future of the sport. His strategic vision and tireless efforts focused on promoting inclusivity, fairness, and integrity in athletics. He worked diligently to enhance the global reach of the sport and ensure the welfare of athletes worldwide.

Finlayson’s leadership extended to his home country, where he served as the President of the Bahamian athletics federation. Under his guidance, the federation witnessed remarkable growth and success, with Bahamian athletes achieving new heights on the international stage. Finlayson’s unwavering support and mentorship provided countless athletes with the opportunity to excel and represent their nation with pride.

The cause of Alpheus Finlayson’s death remains unknown at this time. The athletics community is mourning the loss of a visionary leader, but also celebrating the enduring legacy he leaves behind. Finlayson’s contributions will continue to inspire generations of athletes, coaches, and administrators, and his impact on the sport will never be forgotten.

World Athletics extends its deepest condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of Alpheus Finlayson during this difficult time. His memory will forever be cherished, and his exceptional contributions to athletics will be remembered as a testament to his passion, dedication, and love for the sport..

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