Alia Atkinson wins a new world record – and a first for a black woman 

Bim Adewunmi: The Jamaican 100m breaststroke swimmer has double cause to celebrate after her record-breaking win at the Fina World Swimming championships. ***** Abig congratulations to Jamaican swimmer Alia Atkinson, who is a new 100m breaststroke champion. Atkinson completed the race in 1 minute and 2.36 seconds at the Fina World Swimming championships in Doha at the … Continue reading Alia Atkinson wins a new world record – and a first for a black woman 

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Usain Bolt IAAF 2015 200m winner

IAAF World Championships Beijing: Usain Bolt crushed Justin Gatlin in 200m finals

By: Denise N. Fyffe All questions have been answered, all critics can now be silent; Usain Bolt has silenced the challenges from Justin Gatlin. Usain Bolt led the entire way of the race, coming of the bend ahead of Gatlin, who could not respond. Its pure excitement at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015. POS BIB ATHLETE … Continue reading IAAF World Championships Beijing: Usain Bolt crushed Justin Gatlin in 200m finals

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IAAF World Championships Beijing: Usain Bolt and Nickel Ashmeade qualify for 200m finals

By: Denise N. Fyffe Usain Bolt was easy in the 200m semi finals, doing just enough to qualify for the finals. He and Nickel Ashmeade will represent Jamaica in the finals at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015. Usain Bolt 1st in the 200m semifinals at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015   Nickel Ashmeade 2nd and Warren Weir 7th … Continue reading IAAF World Championships Beijing: Usain Bolt and Nickel Ashmeade qualify for 200m finals

Usain Bolt IAAF 2015 100m winner

IAAF World Championships Beijing: Usain Bolt, Warren Weir and Jamaica’s men qualify for the 200m semifinals

By: Denise N. Fyffe The 200m was not a great challenge for the Usain Bolt and the Jamaican's as they did just enough to qualify for the 200m semifinals at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015. All sprinters did well at the men's 200m heats in Beijing China. There is an obvious lesson that many sprinters … Continue reading IAAF World Championships Beijing: Usain Bolt, Warren Weir and Jamaica’s men qualify for the 200m semifinals

IAAF World Championships Beijing: Watch Usain Bolt dominate the 100m finals

By: Denise N. Fyffe It was business as usual for Usain Bolt. He answered all questions and performed when it mattered. He, the Jamaican, is still the World's number one sprinter. Justin Gaitlin did not perform as expected and succumbed to the psychological pressure. He was flailing  and dipped very early. Usain Bolt maintained his … Continue reading IAAF World Championships Beijing: Watch Usain Bolt dominate the 100m finals

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IAAF World Championships Beijing: Exciting Watch Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell qualify for the finals of 100m

By: Denise N. Fyffe Excitement was in the air for the men's 100m semifinals in Beijing China. Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell  both made it through to the next round. However, Usain Bolt tripped in his start and caused heart palpitations for many. The big man recovered to win his heat. Asafa Powell came in second, his race with 9.97 … Continue reading IAAF World Championships Beijing: Exciting Watch Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell qualify for the finals of 100m

IAAF World Championships Beijing: Day 2 IAAF Schedule,100m semifinals and final

By: Denise N. Fyffe   The Jamaican men Usain Bolt, Asafa Powell and Nickel Ashmeade have made it through the first rounds of the 100m. On Day 2 in Beijing the semi finals and the finals are left; by Sunday morning all will know will dominate the 100m landscape. Please see Day 2 IAAfF schedule … Continue reading IAAF World Championships Beijing: Day 2 IAAF Schedule,100m semifinals and final

Jamaica Olympics: The Official List of Athletes and Delegates Representing Jamaica

The official list of athletes and officials, who will represent Jamaica at the London 2012 Olympics, has been released. According to the  Jamaica Olympic Association, 72 Jamaican representatives will travel to London, and aim to do Jamaica proud; in each of their respective events. The London 2012 Olympics will see 72 Jamaican athletes, coaches, officials, doctors, chefs, nutritionist etc. arriving before the … Continue reading Jamaica Olympics: The Official List of Athletes and Delegates Representing Jamaica

What’s up with Usain Bolt’s hamstring: Will he be ready for the London 2012 Olympics?

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe It is summer and it is an Olympic year summer; that means the news and buzz will be around the top athletes in sports. The biggest thus far is Usain Bolt and this week, the world will be wondering 'what's up with Usain's … Continue reading What’s up with Usain Bolt’s hamstring: Will he be ready for the London 2012 Olympics?