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 […]

Veronica Campbell-Brown, who led Jamaica’s golden sprint revival, retires

Source: Olympic Talk/NBC News  Veronica Campbell-Brown, who won back-to-back Olympic 200m titles to lead Jamaica’s ascent to the top of global sprinting, announced her retirement on the eve of her nation’s Olympic Trials. “As I take off my spikes never to put them on again, this girl from Clarks Town walks away happy and contented […]

Dr. Dennis Johnson, Makes History In New York!

By Derrick Scott, Information Attache (Jamaican Embassy, USA)             Published: April 22, 2014 Photo by: JIS Photographer, Dr. Dennis Johnson, CD (centre), receives the Pioneer Award from Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Team Jamaica Bickle (TJB), Iwine G. Clare Sr. (left), at TJB’s annual reception and awards ceremony, held at St. […]