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Usain Bolt, Asafa Powell set to light up Gibson Relays

Fireworks are anticipated in events involving Jamaica’s elite athletes, as the organisers of the Gibson Relays have received entries from Usain Bolt’s Racers and Asafa Powell’s MVP Track Clubs.

“I know the Racers Club athletes will be participating and the only way they will not compete is unless they are injured… I can’t vouch for who will be participating from MVP,” the chief organiser offered.

In the meantime, the president of the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC), says almost all the overseas teams that had indicated an interest in the Relay Carnival will participate.

“The Canadians are here, they’ve been here from early in the week and they were over in Trelawny training, I know the American and Martinique (teams) are expected today (yesterday). I don’t know when the teams from the Bahamas will be here…those are the ones I can vouch for at this particular time,” he said…..Read More