Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Jamaica 4×100 breaks World Record, Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Micheal Frater, Nesta Carter

The Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt, anchored Jamaica to victory in the 4x100 relay Saturday night in a world-record 36.84 seconds at Olympic Stadium to capture his third gold medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games. He's unbeaten as an Olympian, winning the 100, 200 and 4x100 relay at back-to-back Games. "It's always a beautiful thing to end off like … Continue reading Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Jamaica 4×100 breaks World Record, Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Micheal Frater, Nesta Carter

Jamaica Olympics: August 11 Track and Field Schedule

  Saturday, August 11, 2012 Time Gender Event Round Jamaican Time Athlete Morning session 9:00 AM Men 50 Kilometres Race Walk Final 3:00 AM Afternoon session 5:00 PM Women 20 Kilometres Race Walk Final 11:00 AM 7:00 PM Women High Jump Final 1:00 PM 7:20 PM Men Javelin Throw Final 1:20 PM 7:30 PM Men … Continue reading Jamaica Olympics: August 11 Track and Field Schedule

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 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: 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: 100m, 200m National Champion Yohan Blake

The Beast outruns the Bolt; this 200m event thrilled the Jamaican patrons at the Jamaica National Trials 2012 at the Jamaica National Stadium. By the time the final race occurred at the National Senior Championships, everyone was resolved to the fact that Yohan Blake would likely take the double. He executed superb sprinting form and … Continue reading Jamaica National Trials: 100m, 200m National Champion Yohan Blake