News

2018 NACAC Senior Championships Team Members

The JAAA has announced the team members to the 2018 NACAC Senior Championships, to be held in Toronto, Canada from August 10 - 12, 2018.  The members are:

New IAAF Athlete Eligibility

The IAAF has outlined the new eligibility rules

2018 Athletics World Cup Team Members

The JAAA has announced the team members to the Inaugural Athletics World Cup, to be held in London from July 14 - 15, 2018.  The members are:

Jamaica U18 Invitational

The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) wishes to advise the public that there will be a Jamaica Under18 Invitational Meet

scheduled for the National Stadium, Kingston from Saturday, June 30 to Sunday, July 01, 2018 commencing at 5:00 p.m. each day. This

event will showcase athletes from Canada, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Cayman Islands, St. Kitts & Nevis and Jamaica.

2018 IAAF World Junior Championships Team Members

A team of thirty-eight (38) athletes and eleven (11) officials will represent Jamaica at the 2018 IAAF World Junior Championships, scheduled for Tampere, Finland from July 10 - 15, 2018.

 

IAAF Introduces New Eligibility Regulations For Female Classification

The IAAF this week issued new Eligibility Regulations [English]  for Female Classification (Athlete with Differences of Sexual Development) for events from 400m to the mile, including 400m, hurdles races, 800m, 1500m, one mile races and combined events over the same distances (‘Restricted Events’).

2018 Penn Relays Team Members

The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association announce the members of the team to the 2018 Penn Relays.  The event will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from April 26 - 28.

Passing of Patrick "Bunny" Anderson

“A kind man with a good heart,” is how Olympic gold medallist Deon Hemmings-McCatty remembered the late Patrick Anderson, former president of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) and Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) who passed away after a long illness yesterday at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) in Kingston at age 84.