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Jamaica's Team to 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships

JAAA RELEASE

DATE: JULY 06, 2016

Subject: JAMAICA’S TEAM – IAAF WORLD U20 CHAMPIONSHIPS, BYDGOSZCZ, POLAND: JULY 19 - 24, 2016
The IAAF World U20 Championships in Athletics is scheduled for Bydgoszcz, Poland, from July 19 - 24, 2016.

The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association announces a team of forty (40) athletes and eleven (11) officials as follows:

Rio 2016 Olympic Stadium track installation "has started"

By Mike Rowbottom Thursday, 14 April 2016

Work has finally begun on laying the synthetic track for athletics at Rio's 2016 Olympic Stadium 
Installation of the Mondo athletics track in the Olympic Stadium for Rio 2016, delayed for more than a month following local hold-ups in preparation and unusually bad weather, is now underway – and just on target for completion in time for the test event next month.

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Jamaica’s Team to the 2016 Carifta Games

PRESS RELEASE

 TO:      MEDIA HOUSES – SPORTS DEPARTMENT

 DATE: MARCH 14, 2016

                 Jamaica’s Team to the 2016 Carifta Games  - Queen’s Park, St. Georges, Grenada

THE 2016 CARIFTA GAMES IS SCHEDULED FOR March 26 - 28, 2016 IN QUEEN’S PARK, ST. GEORGES, GRENADA.

THE JAMAICA ATHLETICS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSOCIATION (JAAA) ANNOUNCES A TEAM OF ATHLETES AND OFFICIALS AS PER THE LIST BELOW:

Jamaica's Team to the IAAF World Indoor Champs

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TO: MEDIA HOUSES – SPORTS DEPARTMENT                    DATE: MARCH 11, 2016

The IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics is scheduled for Portland, Oregon, USA from March 17 to 20, 2016.

The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association announces a team of (24) athletes and (9) officials as follows:

Coe promises reform package will make IAAF "leader in sport"

Inside The Games: By Duncan Mackay at the Fairmont Hotel in Monte Carlo Saturday, 12 March 2016
IAAF President Sebastian Coe is currently overseeing a series of reforms he promises will make them a leader in sport ©IAAF
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe has promised that the reforms he is planning to introduce before the end of the year will make the world governing body a "leader in sport".

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IAAF President Coe warns Kenya could face Rio 2016 ban

By Michael Pavitt Thursday, 18 February 2016
Sebastian Coe has suggested Kenya could be banned from Rio 2016 should WADA declare them non-compliant ©Getty Images
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe has warned that Kenya could be banned from competing at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should they be declared non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) code.