According to information reaching, ISSA, the governing body for high school sporting events, has decided to limit the number of transfer student/athletes per teams.

Flow, one of the associate sponsors for Champs, has pulled out of the annual track and field spectacular.

According to information reaching, Flow made the decision to pull out because they felt they weren’t getting value for money.

Efforts to get comments from the Telecommunication firm and the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) did not produce any result as either party would not confirm or deny the development.

In 2016, Flow announced an investment of US$666,000 (JA$81 million) for three years, ending in 2018, which nearly double the company’s previous commitment. understands that Digicel will take up the slot.

Champs 2019 will be held at the National Stadium over five days, March 26-30.

Calabar, the defending seven times boys champions, and Edwin Allen, who made it three straight last year, are favourites to defend their titles.


By Anthony Foster

Is a two-time Jamaica sports journalist of the year (2004 and 2005) and world-renowned journalist. One of his award-winning articles was on Usain Bolt, 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion and sprint double record holder, was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony has covered Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016; Six (6) IAAF World Athletics Championships between 2007 and 2019 and several other international sporting events, including the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his favourite football team, Argentina vs the USA in 2004.

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