Veronica Campbell Brown IAAF World Athletics runs in the wrong lane

IAAF World Championships Beijing: Watch Elaine Thompson looking like a top contender for the 200m gold, Sherone Simpson and Veronica Campbell Brown qualifies

By: Denise N. Fyffe All the Jamaican women have made the 200m finals on day 6 in Beijing China. The ladies who lined up include Elaine Thompson who looked really good in her race, but slowed down drastically, again, at the line. One wonders if this will cost her in the future, if she does not break … Continue reading IAAF World Championships Beijing: Watch Elaine Thompson looking like a top contender for the 200m gold, Sherone Simpson and Veronica Campbell Brown qualifies

The Legacy: Why Jamaicans run so fast?

CNN: When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica... Jamaican Female Athletes Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce, 100m Fraser, who trained for the Olympics with teammate Asafa Powell, became the … Continue reading The Legacy: Why Jamaicans run so fast?

Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Tuesday, August 7 2012 Track and Field Schedule

    By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe   Tuesday, August 07, 2012 Time Gender Event Round Jamaican Time Athlete Morning session 10:00 AM Women Javelin Throw Qualification 4:00 AM 10:10 AM Men 110 Metres Hurdles Heats 4:10 AM Andrew Riley (Heat 2) Hansle Parchment (Heat 3) Richard Phillips … Continue reading Jamaica and The London 2012 Olympics: Tuesday, August 7 2012 Track and Field Schedule

Jamaica and the London 2012 Olympics: Usain Bolt, Photo highlights from the 2012 Olympic Ceremony

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe The much-anticipated London 2012 Olympic ceremony has ended. Representatives from all 205 participating countries marched and displayed the cultural heritage, dress and flag of their countries. Jamaica and Usain Bolt did not disappoint; strutting with vitality in their Cedalla Marley, official Olympic garbs. When honest analysts look back and assess the entertainment value of … Continue reading Jamaica and the London 2012 Olympics: Usain Bolt, Photo highlights from the 2012 Olympic Ceremony

Jamaica and the London 2012 Olympics: Jamaica 2012 Olympic Schedule, 137 Rounds of Events

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe The entire world will be certain to tune in to all of Jamaica’s 2012 Olympic Schedule, events and rounds from July 28 - August 12, 2012. Though this small Caribbean nation is participating in four sports, namely Track & Field, Swimming, Equestrian and … Continue reading Jamaica and the London 2012 Olympics: Jamaica 2012 Olympic Schedule, 137 Rounds of Events

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

Jamaica National Trials 2012: Sherone Simpson upset Veronica Campbell-Brown in 200m finals

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe And the winner is…wait is that Sherone Simpson blazing into second place pass Veronica Campbell-Brown, in the Jamaica National Trials 200 metres final? Now that was the biggest upset of the Senior Championships 2012. Everyone expected Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce to take both the … Continue reading Jamaica National Trials 2012: Sherone Simpson upset Veronica Campbell-Brown in 200m finals

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?