Category Archives: World Youth

Day Three 2013 Carifta Games Results

NASSAU, Bahamas (Sporting Alert) — Shaunae Miller of Bahamas stamped her class at the 2013 Carifta Games which concluded at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium in the Bahamas on Monday night. The following are the results on the third and final day of the Carifta Games. After winning the Under-20 girls’ 400 metres on … Continue reading Day Three 2013 Carifta Games Results

Nine Jamaicans tested ahead of 2013 Carifta Games

NASSAU, Bahamas (Sporting Alert) — Following the astonishing record breaking performances at the 2013 Jamaica Boys and Girls High School Champs earlier this month, nine athletes from the nation have been tested ahead of this weekend’s CARIFTA Games in the Bahamas. The Jamaican athletes, who arrived in Nassau less than 24 hours ago, were tested … Continue reading Nine Jamaicans tested ahead of 2013 Carifta Games

Area high school qualifying for the 105th Millrose Games

New York, N.Y. – High school qualifying for the 105th Millrose Games takes center stage as Wednesday’s Millrose Trials at the Armory’s New Balance Track & Field Center will yield the majority of the high school and youth participants for the February 11 showcase. The top two milers in each the boys’ and girls’ races … Continue reading Area high school qualifying for the 105th Millrose Games

Kirani James thrilled to be compared with Bolt, but wants his own

By Gary Smith, World-Track BRESSANONE, Italy — Grenada’s rising star Kirani James says he is thrilled at being mentioned as the same quality as Jamaican sprint marvel Usain Bolt, but wants to write his own history. James struck the eyes of the leading analysts at the World Youth in Bressanone with only his very first … Continue reading Kirani James thrilled to be compared with Bolt, but wants his own

James, Williams double up – World Youth Champs conclude

Bressanone/Brixen – A record number of 46 countries won medals at the 6th IAAF World Youth Championships here in Bressanone to conclude an exceptional edition of the 5-day competition. Individually, Grenada’s Kirani James and Great Britain’s Jodie Williams were the best performers with two individual gold medals each , a new Championship record for James … Continue reading James, Williams double up – World Youth Champs conclude