Reports indicate that one of Jamaica’s most promising young sprinters, 21 year old Jacques Harvey, has left the MVP Track Club for the programme of Florida-based coach Lance Brauman. There he will reportedly join up with fellow Jamaicans Ramone McKenzie and Nickel Ashmeade along with American superstar Tyson Gay.
Harvey’s most notable achievements thus far are: (1) Winning gold in the 100m (time of 10.14 seconds) at the 2011 World University Games in China and (2) Winning the college 100m race at the Penn Relays earlier this year.
Posted: September 10th, 2012 | Filed under: General | Tags: 2012 Jacques Harvey, Jacques Harvey, Lance Brauman, Lance Brauman Athletes, Lance Brauman Jacques Harvey, Lance Brauman Jamaican Athletes | No Comments »
Jamaican sprinters Nesta Carter and Anneisha McLaughlin won their respective races at the International athletic Meet in Padua, Italy, yesterday.
Carter won the 100m with a new meeting record of 10.09 seconds, while McLaughlin took the women’s 200m in a time of 22.70 seconds.
Posted: September 3rd, 2012 | Filed under: General | Tags: Anneisha McLaughlin, Anneisha McLaughlin 2012, Anneisha McLaughlin Italy, Nesta Carter, Nesta Carter 2012, Nesta Carter italy | No Comments »
Young Jamaican track and field stars, Warren Weir, Hansle Parchment and Kemar Bailey-Cole, all won their respective races at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial Meet in Poland yesterday.
Jamaica’s Olympic 200m bronze medalist Warren Weir won the 200m race in a time of 20.49 seconds. Jamaica’s Olympic 100m hurdles bronze medallist Hansle Parchment won the 100m race at the event with time of 13.34 seconds. Kemar Bailey-Cole, a member of Jamaica’s 4x100m relay team, won the 100m race at the meet in a time of 10.24 seconds.
Posted: August 20th, 2012 | Filed under: General | Tags: 2012 Hansle Parchment, 2012 Kemar Bailey Cole, 2012 Warren Weir, Hansle Parchment Kamila Skolimowska Memorial, Hansle Parchment Poland, Kamila Skolimowska Memorial, Kamila Skolimowska Memorial Poland, Kemar Bailey Cole, Kemar Bailey-Cole Kamila Skolimowska Memorial, Kemar Bailey-Cole Poland, Warren Weir Kamila Skolimowska Memorial, Warren Weir Poland | No Comments »