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Meet Asafa Powell

Meet Asafa Powell

Asafa K. Powell aka The Sub 10 King currently one of the 5 fastest men in the world. Asafa held the 100 metres world record between June 2005 and May 2008, with times of 9.77 and 9.74 seconds respectively. He brought new life to sprinting in Jamaica & is the reason it became known as […]

Simoya Campbell (#MissionBeijing) - rising above the challenges

Simoya Campbell (#MissionBeijing) – rising above the challenges

The affable and determined Simoya Campbell turned in a very good performance to finish 3rd in the 800m in a personal best 2.01.59 after coming into the final 150m a step or two behind the leaders before fading somewhat. The race was won in a world leading 1.59.35 by Rose Mary Almanza of Cuba ahead […]

Elaine Thompson and Christopher Taylor the standouts at 2nd JAAAs All Comers Meet

Elaine Thompson and Christopher Taylor the standouts at 2nd JAAAs All Comers Meet

Elaine Thompson delivered yet another brilliant performance at the National Stadium yesterday sending out a strong warning to rivals ahead of the National Senior Championships in just over a month. The rising sprint sensation out of UTech/MVP by way of Manchester High was again in awesome form as she spread-eagled the field to win the […]

Veronica Campbell-Brown ready to run faster than ever after

Veronica Campbell-Brown ready to run faster than ever after

Veronica Campbell-Brown believes she will run faster than ever after enduring an ordeal she trusts no other athlete will have to suffer. The triple Olympic champion turned 33 last week but said her “best days are still ahead” now she has recovered from the traumatic episode which saw her pilloried as a drugs cheat before […]

Reggae Boyz squad for Copa America 2015

Reggae Boyz squad for Copa America 2015

    Jamaica squad for Copa América 2015   Goalkeepers: Ryan Thompson (Pittsburgh Riverhounds) Duwayne Kerr (Sarpsborg 08) Dwayne Miller (Syrianska) Damion Hyatt (Arnett Gardens)   Defenders: Wes Morgan (Leicester City) Jermaine Taylor (Houston Dynamo) Michael Hector (Reading) Daniel Gordon (Karlsruher) Adrian Mariappa (Crystal Palace) Hughan Gray (Waterhouse FC) Alvas Powell (Portland Timbers) Richard Dixon […]

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Usain Bolt:

Usain Bolt: “I’m still here and I’m still the best”

  Ahead of August’s World Championships, Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man, shows no signs of slowing down. He talks exclusively to Kerry McCarthy about staying off the rum, securing his legacy and the one issue he can’t stay laid-back about…   You’re 29 this year and you’ve been at the top a long time. […]

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Jamaicans Usain Bolt, Shevon Stoddart and Hansle Parchment in latest PUMA ads

Jamaicans Usain Bolt, Shevon Stoddart and Hansle Parchment in latest PUMA ads

    Jamaicans Usain Bolt, Shevon Stoddart and Hansle Parchment in latest PUMA ads A long history of working with Jamaican athletes gave PUMA the perfect hot environment to test PWRCOOL as part of the development process. Olympic medalist Hansle Parchment said, “living and training in Jamaica is a wonderful thing, but the heat is […]

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Elaine Thompson, Asafa Powell, Shaunae Miller, Sanya Richards-Ross and Jasmin Stowers light up Jamaica International Invitational World Challenge meet

Elaine Thompson, Asafa Powell, Shaunae Miller, Sanya Richards-Ross and Jasmin Stowers light up Jamaica International Invitational World Challenge meet

  The crowd turned up in their numbers and was treated to an evening of world class action by the plethora of stars on display at the 12th staging of the Jamaica International Invitational now a staple on the IAAF World Challenege Meet Calendar. Every event delivered as expected with 5 world leading marks, one […]

Galaxy of Stars converge at Jamaica International Invitational World Challenge Meet

Galaxy of Stars converge at Jamaica International Invitational World Challenge Meet

  Some say the women’s 400m will be the most exciting race at the Jamaica International Invitational World Challenge Meet at the National Stadium in Kingston on May 9. Others will disagree perhaps casting their ballots for the men’s 200m, the women’s 200m , the men’s 100m or even the star studded Shot Put. So […]

No Bolt but expect a warm Jamaican welcome for Ryan Bailey at the Jamaica International Invitational

No Bolt but expect a warm Jamaican welcome for Ryan Bailey at the Jamaica International Invitational

  American sprint relay anchor Ryan Bailey has graced the National Stadium track in Kingston in the past and if things go according to plan will do so again at the Jamaica International Invitational World Challenge meet on Saturday, May 9. Bailey who weeks ago confirmed his participation, is likely to contest the 100m where […]