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Ackelia Smith Reigns Supreme with Record-Breaking Leap at Big 12 Conference

Ackelia Smith and Lamara Distin Secure Victories at Jamaica Championships

The Jamaica Junior and Senior Championships kicked off on Thursday (27 Jun) in Kingston, showcasing a wide range of talent across various track and field events.
Jamaica's Rising Star, Kishane Thompson, Breaks 10-Second Barrier at CAS Meeting International 2023

Kishane Thompson Drops 9.82 Stunner, Fraser-Pryce and Jackson Shine, Set for Epic 100m Showdown at Jamaica Olympic Trials

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson shone, but Kishane Thompson sent a strong message to the world after the first round 100m performance at the Jamaica Olympic Trials, which got underway Thursday (27 Jun) in Kingston.
New Balance Indoor Grand Prix -- Grant Holloway ready for US Trials ... now for Prefontaine Classic

Grant Holloway’s 12.92 in Opening Heat Marks Fastest Time of 2024

EUGENE, Oregon - Grant Holloway began his march toward hurdle singularity on Monday with a record-setting performance of 12.92 seconds in the opening heat at the US Team Olympic Trials.
Sha'Carri Richardson (right), Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (centre) and Shericka Jackson after the women's 100m final at the Budapest 23 World Athletics Championships on Aug 21

High Stakes in Kingston: Top Athletes Compete for Jamaica Trials and Paris 2024 Spots

The Jamaican Championships, running from Thursday to Sunday, promise a series of electrifying showdowns. The 100m sprint will see a high-profile clash between Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson.
Elaine Thompson-Herah disappointed in Doha 2019

“Hurt and devastated,” Elaine Thompson-Herah will miss Jamaica Nationals and Paris 2024 Olympics, but promises, “I will be back.”

Five-time Olympic gold medalist Elaine Thompson-Herah has withdrawn from the Jamaica National Championships and will be unable to defend her sprint titles at the 2024 Olympic Games due to injury.
Jevaughn Powell wins semi-final heat at Jamaica Trials

Jevaughn Powell Leads Jamaican Men’s 4x400m Relay Team in Olympic Qualification Bid

The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) has named Jevaughn Powell, the only seasoned 400m campaigner, to a men's 4x400m relay team desperate to secure qualification for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
Kirani James

Kirani James, Devynne Charlton Shine at USATF New York City Grand Prix; Elaine Thompson-Herah Suffers Injury

NEW YORK — The USATF New York City Grand Prix (WACT Gold) saw impressive performances from Caribbean athletes, with standout victories from Kirani James...
LSU Invitational 2023: Brianna Lyston and Jamaican Athletes Prepare to Compete

Brianna Lyston Bids Farewell to 2024 Season, Paris 2024 Not in the Plans

Brianna Lyston, the fastest Jamaican this season and a strong contender for a place on her country's sprint squad at the Paris 2024 Olympic...
Ackelia Smith named to the Bowerman Preseason Watch List

Ackelia Smith: ‘Call Me a Legend’ After Stellar NCAA Championship Performance

After a stellar weekend of jumping, which saw her walking away with two NCAA Outdoor Championships titles, Jamaican and Texas Longhorn athlete Ackelia Smith declared herself a legend, and rightly so.
Nickisha Pryce Dominates Women's 400m, Leads Arkansas Razorback Sweep"

Nickisha Pryce Shatters Jamaican 400m Record with Stunning 48.89, Leading Arkansas Sweep and Title

“Shocked and speechless” were the two words Nickisha Pryce used after her best-ever performance on the track. Pryce, a senior at the University of...