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Eye-catching “Champs” Clashes — Boys (Part I)

Usain Bolt versus Jermaine Gonzalez (Class I 400m) in 2003. Yohan Blake versus Remaldo Rose (Class I 100m) in 2007. Of a more recent vintage; Michael O’Hara versus Jaheel Hyde (Class I 110m Hurdles) in 2015.

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The Good, the Bad & the Ugly from Bydgoszcz

The 16th staging of the rebranded IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Athletics is officially in the books. Team Jamaica, once again, produced a creditable showing. The total of eight medals won (two gold, three silver, and three bronze) equalled our … Continue reading

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Jamaican Mondo Musings from Moriyama

Being unable to spend precious time with the people I care about the most is undoubtedly the greatest sacrifice I’m presently making in my pursuit of self-actualization. As an unrepentant athletics addict, not being able to ‘osmosize’ all of Jamaica’s … Continue reading

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15 Athletes to Watch at ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys & Girls Championships 2015

Jamaica’s junior athletics starlets are set to shine when the 2015 edition of the most anticipated high school track and field meet on the planet – ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys & Girls Championships (“Champs”) – gets going inside the National Stadium on … Continue reading

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My Top 14 (16) Performances from Champs 2014

It was another ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Athletics Championships (“Champs”) to savor. Congratulations to the respective male and female team titlists – Calabar High School and Edwin Allen High School. Congratulations, also, to all the other athletes, coaches, administrators, and … Continue reading

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14 Events to Watch at Champs 2014

Thousands of Jamaican high school athletes are currently making final preparations ahead of the start of the annual ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Athletics Championships (“Champs”), which is scheduled to get underway inside the National Stadium on Tuesday, March 25. As … Continue reading

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