Usain Bolt is a Sprinting Legend – Congrats to the entire Jamaican Olympic Team

Jamaica has set the London Olympics on fire plundering 12 medals - 4 gold medals, 4 silver medals and 4 bronze medals. The Japan scholar in me can't resit highlighting that four (Shi) is a unlucky number in Japanese culture but to us Jamaicans 4, at least for the time being, is our favourite number. … Continue reading Usain Bolt is a Sprinting Legend – Congrats to the entire Jamaican Olympic Team

6 Jamaican Sprinters to watch at the London Olympics 2012

The London 2012 Olympic Games are underway but while a couple Jamaican's such as the Alia Atkinson has been involved in swimming and a few other events such as Equestrian and Judo the majority of us are waiting for athletics to start! With some of the biggest names in sprinting Jamaica is expected to once … Continue reading 6 Jamaican Sprinters to watch at the London Olympics 2012

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 first day. Osaka Japan is a whopping 14 hours ahead … Continue reading The 2007 World Championships in Osaka Japan has begun