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Mr Amazing

Mr Amazing

Nathan Fergusson staged a one-man show today at Combermere School’s Sports Day at Waterford, St Michael, while competing in the boy’s Division 3. The 14-year-old showed supreme stamina and poise as he dominated the track winning the 100 metres, 200 metres, 400 metres, 800 metres, 1,500 metres and 3,000 metres. And as if that were […]

Talma’s time to shine

Talma’s time to shine

It was nothing short of an exciting climax to Christ Church Foundation’s Inter-House Track and Field Championships at the National Stadium today as Talma “Purple” House emerged as champions with a whopping 891 points. They finished well ahead of the second-placed Inniss “Blue” House which tallied 787.5 points and last year’s champions Wellington “Red” House […]

Olympic champ makes a visit

  Hilda Skeene Primary was graced with the presence of reigning Olympic triple-jump champion Christian Taylor earlier in the week during a five-day visit. Taylor was born in the United States to a Barbadian mother. He and his guests were warmly welcomed by principal Ivan Clarke, physical education teachers Janelle Denny and Nikki Daniel, other […]

On WADA’s radar

On WADA’s radar

  KINGSTON – The World’s Anti-doping Agency is to launch an “extraordinary” audit of Jamaica’s drug-testing agency following allegations that its policing of the island’s track athletes all but collapsed in the months before the London Games. “It’s an extraordinary visit,” WADA’s director general David Howman said. “Jamaica is a high priority, they’re on our […]