Team Jamaica Bickle, after 30 years, continuing to put athletes’ welfare first.

‘Our Athletes, Our Ambassadors.’ Those are the words that govern the actions of one of the leading organizations in sports, Team Jamaica Bickle. For the past three decades, TJB, a not-for-profit corporation based in New York State, has been providing support services for Caribbean athletes, particularly Jamaicans, who compete at the annual Penn Relays Carnival, […]

Edwin Allen smash 4×100 record, claim 4×800 title.

Edwin Allen dismissed their rivals to win the Penn Relays Championship of America 4×100-metre relays in a new meet record at the Franklin Field stadium today. The team of Serena Cole, Tina Clayton, Brandy Hall and Tia Clayton, running in that order, clocked 43.18 seconds to erase their 2019 time of 43.62. Hydel was second […]

HIBBERT WINS LONG JUMP AT PENN!

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania Despite competing with an injured ankle, Kingston College’s (KC) Jaydon Hibbert still managed to outclass his rivals to win the Championship of America triple jump event at the 2022 Penn Relays at the Franklin Field Stadium today. Hibbert, who has been having an outstanding season, had a best of 15.94 metres to win […]

Dejone Raymond wins High Jump at the Penn Relays!

  St Elizabeth Technical’s Dejone Raymond leapt to a new personal best mark to mine gold in the Championship of America high jump event at the Penn Relays inside the Franklin Field Stadium today. Raymond, who finished second in the event at the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys’ and Girls’ Athletics Championships, cleared the bar at 2.05 metres […]

HYDEL BREAKS 4X400 RECORD AT THE PENN RELAYS

PHILADELPHIA, United States – Hydel High broke their own Penn Relays record in the high school girls 4x400m relays on Friday, running 3:32.77 seconds in the event at Franklin Field in Philadelphia. Less than an hour after losing in the 4x100m to Edwin Allen, Hydel high led form start to finish to win their third […]

Jamaicans off to solid start at World Indoor Champs

Friday March 18, 2022 Jamaica Observer……. BELGRADE, Serbia – Briana Williams ran a personal best 7.06 seconds to win her first round heat in the women’s 60m as the World Athletics World Indoor Championships kicked off at the Stark Arena in Belgrade, Serbia on Friday. Both Jamaicans in the event, Williams and Shericka Jackson advanced […]

World Indoor Championships | Williams clocks personal best 7.06

Source: Jamaica Gleaner…..   OLYMPIANS Briana Williams and Shericka Jackson advanced to the semi-finals of the women’s 60 metres after preliminary round action at the World Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade, Serbia on Friday. Williams clocked a personal best 7.06 seconds to win the sixth and final heat in the second fastest time. Competing in […]