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Tissanna Hickling quallify for Doha with 6.82m!

Tissanna Hickling was the outstanding performer at the 4th All-Comers meet held at the National Stadium on June 1. She virtually booked her spot on the aircraft to the IAAF World Championship to be held later this year in Doha, Qatar, with a mammoth 6.82m in the Long jump.

Briana Williams runs 11.10 to own NJR

Double World Junior Champion Briana Williams was in fantastic form in Florida on Saturday, as she ran 11.10 to break the National Junior Record in the 100m.

Big Triple Jumping by Jordan Scott

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia  Jordan Scott’s ACC triple jump win was safe after round 3, where he jumped a collegiate-leading 56-½ (17.08) PR. The Virginia junior, winner of the NCAA Indoor crown, was not done. 

43 Jamaicans for NCAA Div. 1 Championships

At least forty three Jamaicans, will be in action at the NCAA Division One Track and Field Championships in Austin, Texas from June 5-8. Only the United States have more participants.

National Champs launched with much fanfare

The highly anticipated National Junior and Senior Championships were launched with much fanfare on Wednesday at Knutsford Court hotel in Kingston. The event was carried live on Television Jamaica, which will have live coverage of the Championships from June 20 to 23.

National Junior & Senior Championships Launched

Ludlow Watts, chairman of the Organising Committee of the JAAA/Supreme Ventures Limited National Senior Championships, said they would be putting a number of measures in place to ensure that the country’s athletes are in excellent shape going into this year’s World Championships in Doha, Qatar, in September.

2019 IAAF Consensus on Nutrition for Athletics

The IAAF has issued the latest on the 2019 Consensus on Nutrition for Athletics

2019 Carifta Team Members

The JAAA has announced a team of eighty (80) athletes and twelve (12) officials to the 2019 Carifta Games, to be held at the Truman Bodden Stadium, Grand Cayman from April 20 - 22.