Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Friday, August 10 2012 Track and Field Schedule

  By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe   Friday, August 10, 2012 Time Gender Event Round Jamaican Time Athlete Afternoon session 7:00 PM Men Pole Vault Final 1:00 PM 7:10 PM Women 4x400 Metres Relay Heats 1:10 PM Novlene WILLIAMS-MILLS, Rosemarie WHYTE, Christine DAY, Shericka WILLIAMS, Shereffa LLOYD, Dominique … Continue reading Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Friday, August 10 2012 Track and Field Schedule

Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Video, Veronica Campbell-Brown Interview

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe Veronica Campbell-brown is one of Jamaica's indomitable athletes and has been representing the country, successfully, since the last decade. Listen and watch the interview below, where she talks about her London 2012 Olympics preparation, her rivals, Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake as well as her performance over the … Continue reading Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Video, Veronica Campbell-Brown Interview

Jamaica Olympics: Day One Track and Field Results

It has been a good day for Jamaica at the London 2012 Olympics. Jamaican Track and Field Athletes have qualified for the semi-final and final rounds in the 400-meter women, 100 meters women, shot put and triple jump. Jamaica's top sprinters, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce 11.00, Veronica Campbell-Brown 10.94 and Kerron Stewart 11.08 will continue to the semi-final round after finishing first, … Continue reading Jamaica Olympics: Day One Track and Field Results

Jamaica Olympics: Saturday, August 4 Track and Field Schedule

Day One of the London 2012 Olympics was filled with expected and unexpected results for Jamaica's Track and Field Athletes. For day two, August 4, 2012, the same is expected with the 100 meters men heats and 100 meters women semi-finals and finals races. That means Jamaica's top sprint athletes Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Asafa … Continue reading Jamaica Olympics: Saturday, August 4 Track and Field Schedule

Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Profile and Schedule of Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce, 100 metres sprinter

  By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe Shelly Ann-Fraser Pryce will be competing in the 100m at the London 2012 Olympics, on day one of Track and Field events. Fraser-Pryce is Jamaica's National champion at 100 metres and 200 metres. She beat out Veronica Campbell-Brown, Kerron Stewart and Sherone Simpson. … Continue reading Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Profile and Schedule of Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce, 100 metres sprinter

Jamaica Olympics: Jamaican Athletes representing, Jamaica

After the exhilarating performances at the Jamaica National Trials 2012, the question on everyone’s lips is, “Who will represent Jamaica at the London 2012 Olympics? And what events will Jamaican athletes be participating in?" Jamaica has a long history of participating in the Olympics mainly, in the track events. This year at the London 2012 … Continue reading Jamaica Olympics: Jamaican Athletes representing, Jamaica

Jamaica National Trials 2012: Seeking emancipation for Veronica Campbell-Brown and Usain Bolt in 200m

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe The Jamaica National Trials continued on June 30, 2012 with the 200 metres semi finals for both men and women. These races are expected to be the second chance that Usain Bolt and Veronica Campbell-Brown needs to dominate and prove themselves, as still … Continue reading Jamaica National Trials 2012: Seeking emancipation for Veronica Campbell-Brown and Usain Bolt in 200m

Jamaica National Trials 2012: Slow Bolt, Fast Beast and Limping Asafa (Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell)

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, defy, Denise N. Fyffe The Jamaica National Trials ended on Friday night, June 29, 2012, with jubilant celebration for young Yohan Blake. He proved that his win at the World Championship was 'no buck up', as Jamaican people call it. Blake ran a blistering 9.75 to take the 100 metres final … Continue reading Jamaica National Trials 2012: Slow Bolt, Fast Beast and Limping Asafa (Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell)

Jamaica National Trials 2012: Will Usain Bolt dominate or Asafa Powell take it?

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe Who will win the 100 metres final at the Jamaica National Trials? Will it be Asafa Powell, Usain Bolt or Yohan Blake? The Jamaica National Trials on June 29, 2012, which are underway in Jamaica, are quite exciting. There has been some exciting … Continue reading Jamaica National Trials 2012: Will Usain Bolt dominate or Asafa Powell take it?