Athletics

Taylor set to skip 400m

Tuesday, March, 20 2018    

Calabar High School star athlete Christopher Taylor is set to compete in the 200m only at this year's Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/GraceKennedy Boys' and Girls' Athletics Championships. Read More

Knox dethrone Exed in CCCJ Track and Field meet

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Tuesday, March, 20 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Sixteen records were broken and two equalled at Saturday's third staging of the Council of Community College of Jamaica's (CCCJ) Track and Field and Cheerleading Championships, held at the Montego Bay Sports Complex, as Knox Community College dethroned... Read More

LET'S GO!

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, March, 20 2018    

Calabar High and Edwin Allen High schools are highly favoured to retain their titles at the 108th staging of the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/GraceKennedy Boys' and Girls' Athletics Championships which start today inside the National Stadium at 1:00... Read More

Today's schedule — March 20, 2018

Tuesday, March, 20 2018    

TIME EVENTS STATUS1:00 pm LONG JUMP CLASS 1 BOYS PRELIMS1:00 70 metres HURDLES CLASS 4 GIRLS PRELIMS1:40 SHOT PUT THROW CLASS 2 GIRLS PRELIMS1:25 80 metres HURDLES CLASS 3 GIRLS PRELIMS1:50 100 metres HURDLES CLASS 2 GIRLS PRELIMS Read More

MyChampsExperience — Simone Clarke-Cooper

Tuesday, March, 20 2018    

What is your most memorable Champs experience? Read More

Grand Prix a stepping stone to the big hurrah — coach

Saturday, March, 17 2018    

According to assistant coach Omar Hawes, Calabar's stellar performance at the Digicel Grand Prix finale recently was basically a training day. Read More

Grand Prix romp fuels the fire as Edwin Allen look to ‘Champs’

Saturday, March, 17 2018    

The successful defence of their Central Championships and Digicel Grand Prix titles again virtually sum up Edwin Allen's intent for the upcoming Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/GraceKennedy Boys' and Girls' Athletics Championships. Read More

XLCR hunt third-straight CCCJ title

Saturday, March, 17 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Excelsior Community College will go after a third-straight overall title at today's third staging of the Council of Community Colleges of Jamaica (CCCJ) Track and Field and Cheeringleading Championships at the Montego Bay Sports Complex, starting at 10:00... Read More

Continue to expect talent-rich NCB Intercollegiate Champs — Francis

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

Fans and participants can expect a talent-rich and well-run 2018 NCB Intercollegiate Track and Field and Cheerleading Championships, says Paul Francis, the event's lead organiser and renowned track and field coach. Read More

Photo: Garriques Gretchen tops 'em

Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

Garriques Gretchen (right), winner of the 5K Walk 60 and over in the women's category, receives her prize from Oliver Tomlinson, general manager, JN Life Insurance Company, at the end of the Melbourne Cricket Club Pure Water 5K Run/Walk recently. The event was held at the Melbourne Cricket Club. Read More

Bloomfield happy with 44.86sec indoors 400m time

BY PAUL BURROWES Observer Writer | Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

Auburn University head coach Ralph Spry has applauded the performances of his three Jamaican sprinters, who featured in a record-breaking NCAA Division One Indoor Championships at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium at College Station, Texas, on the weekend. Read More

Farcical end to Digicel Grand Prix Champs

By Dwayne Richards Observer writer | Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

The farcical end to the fourth staging of the Digicel Athletics Grand Prix/G C Foster Classics left a bitter taste in the mouths of a number of track and field fans at the National Stadium Saturday night. Read More

DIGICEL PIC OF THE DAY - Mi win!

Monday, March, 12 2018    

Rovane Williams of Rhodes Hall reacts after crossing the line ahead of the field in the boys' Under-20 400m hurdles during the final of the Digicel Grand Prix Athletics Championships at the National Satdium on Saturday. (Photo: Bryan Cummings) Read More

Grand finish

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, March, 12 2018    

It could be viewed as a preview of what to expect at the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association\GraceKennedy Boys' and Girls' Athletics Championships, and if it is anything to go by, then reigning champions Edwin Allen and Calabar are in no mood to let up. Read More

PHOTO: Spalding's Pride!

Monday, March, 12 2018    

Spalding High students Cheriece Cope (right) and Theresa Graham reaped rich rewards at the JAAA/Carifta Trials at the National Stadium in Kingston recently taking first and second in the Under-17 girls' 800m final. Cope won in 2:15.89 minutes with Graham second in 2:17.20 minutes. Another... Read More



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