On 5th Nov, 2016 he continued his winning ways, overcoming his opponents in two qualifiers, and advancing to the National Championship on Sunday 6th Nov, 2016 in Marabella, Trinidad.
Having taken top honours in the national competition, he is not resting. Later this year, he will go to Barbados to once again represent the country at the Caribbean Games.
The seventeen year old cadet, a resident of the Sea Lots community, is a participant of the Fighting Chance and Spoken Word programme where he is mentored by his coaches, Mr. Cox and Mr. Sinnette
Pvt. Dempster is raised by his mother Cynthia Dempster who is currently very ill. His sisters Shinelle and Josanne have now adopted the role of guardian.