Athletics

STETHS, Rusea's in sweet repeat at Western Champs

CATHERINE HALL, St James — St Elizabeth Technical High (STETHS) boys and and Rusea's High girls retained their titles as the County of Cornwall Athletics Association (COCAA) Digicel Western Championships ended at the Montego Bay Sports Complex on Saturday... Read More

Serge boost St Thomas Major League with $3.1m injection
Serge has once again demonstrated its commitment to the parish of St Thomas by sponsoring the St Thomas Football Association Major League to the tune of $3.1 million... Read More

Edwin Allen, St Jago oblige at Central Champs
Edwin Allen on the girls' side and St Jago High for the boys, comfortably defended their respective titles at the Digicel Central Athletics Championships held at the GC Foster College yesterday.... Read More

St Andrew's Janielle Josephs ready and set to go
The name Janielle Josephs might not be one that is on everybody's lips. But by the end of the Digicel Grand Prix Series, that name could become a household one.... Read More

Digicel Pic of the Day - Super Kevona

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

Edwin Allen's Kevona Davis finishes her record-breaking 23.61 seconds to win the Class Two girls' 200m at the Digicel Central Athletics Championships at GC Foster College yesterday. (Photo: Dwayne Richards) Read More

Photo: WE TRIED!!

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

Jamaica brakewoman Carrie Russell (left) and driver and teammate Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian embrace as they congratulate each other for their history-making exploits following heat four competition during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Olympic Sliding Centre yesterday. Read More

Owens, Mussenden named champion boy, girl at Western Champs

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 22 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James - Cornwall College's Owayne Owens and Rusea's High's Marney Mussenden were on Saturday named champion boy and girl, respectively, at the County of Cornwall Athletics Association (COCAA) Digicel Western Championships at the Montego Bay Sports... Read More

Corporate sponsors needed for real growth to occur in sport — JOA CEO

Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

There is a new way of doing business at the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA), and that is the “business way”. Read More

Edwin Allen, St Jago take lead at Central Champs

By Dwayne Richards Observer writer | Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

Defending girls' champions Edwin Allen and boys' champions St Jago have taken commanding leads into day two of the Digicel Central Athletics Championships as they seem set to defend their respective titles at the championships being held at the G C Foster College. Read More

Photo: Historic run!

Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

Jamaica's Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian (right) and Carrie Russell compete in the women's bobsleigh Heat One run during the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, at the Olympic Sliding Centre yesterday. The Jamaicans are currently lying in 18th place out of the 20 competitors with times of... Read More

McLeod, Thompson to lead World Indoors team

Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

Defending men's 60m hurdles champion Omar McLeod and 60m bronze medallist Elaine Thompson, two of the three medallists from the most recent IAAF World Indoors Championships in Portland, Oregon, have been named in the 30-member Jamaican team to compete at the 2018... Read More

Calabar's record-breakers set for Gibson/McCook Relays

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

Michael Clarke, the head coach of six-time defending ISSA Boys' Championships winners Calabar High School, has denied reports that the team will not take part in this Saturday's staging of the 42nd Gibson/McCook Relays. Read More

The JOA wants 10 sporting teams in Tokyo Olympics in 2020

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

With the retirement of Jamaica's most recognisable sporting hero of all time, Usain Bolt, the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) is readying itself to build on the legacy left by the great man, but not just in the area of track and field. Read More

Malta focused on development meets with Grand Prix Scholarships

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

In a show of its continued commitment to the development of track and field, D&G Malta has renewed its support for student athletes with a pledge of $200,000 in scholarships for standouts in the Digicel Grand Prix Athletics Championships. Read More

Edwin Allen, St Jago set to defend titles at Central Champs

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Edwin Allen and St Jago High schools will go in defence of their titles at what is expected to be another explosive staging of the Digicel Central Championships, which takes centre stage at G C Foster College today. Read More



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