Category: Events

Herbert Henry McKenley – A Great Jamaican

I have been meaning to write this post for almost two weeks now but my internet connection problems, pre-Christmas workload and my coverage of the death at the calarlions.com blog has caused me to delay it. When I started the Calabar Lions blog for my...

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Sunshine Girls finish third in World Netball Championships

The roses of England bloomed for six days then finally wilted in the heat of the Sunshine Girls That was how the opening sentence of Suzanne McFadden’s well written post game coverage written in the New Zealand Herald. The Sunshine Girls after making it to...

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Veronica Campbell – chases down victory in the 100m

Winners never quit and quitters never win � anonymous All the qualities that I stated that Asafa Powell lacked in his defeat to Tyson Gay (and Derrick Atkins) where present today in Veronica Campbell today when she ran from the back of the pack to...

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Asafa Powell, this fan just turned a critic

Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure – George Woodberry It is my opinion that currently Asafa Powell lacks the mental fortitude that is needed to be counted among the all time greats of track and field....

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The 2007 World Championships in Osaka Japan has begun

The 2007 IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2007 have started in Osaka Japan and already Jamaica has been up front and getting lots of attention. Athletes such as Asafa Powell and Danny McFarlane have already started to kick up a media buzz after just the...

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