Jamaica’s National Athletics Championships

Jamaica’s national senior athletics championships were held between June 20 – 23, with the top athletes competing for a place on the team to the IAAF World Championships in Russia in August.

Usain Bolt winning the men's 100 metres in a time of 9.94 sec. ahead of Kemar Bailey-Cole (17) in 9.98 sec and Nickel Ashmeade (13) in 9.99 secs.

Usain Bolt winning the men’s 100 metres in a time of 9.94 sec. ahead of Kemar Bailey-Cole (17) in 9.98 sec and Nickel Ashmeade (13) in 9.99 secs.

Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce led the way with many youngsters following closely in their wake to show the depth of of Jamaica’s track & field talent. Here are highlights from the weekend.

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