Local athletes begin quest for World Youth Champs

JAMAICA’S top junior track and field athletes will start their quest to represent the island at the IAAF World Youth Championships in Lille, France in early July and the Pan-American Junior Track and Field championships in Florida two weeks later as the JAAA/Supreme Ventures National Junior Trials gets underway at the National Stadium, starting at 11:00 am.

The athletes will return to competition after a six-week break after the Penn Relays and CARIFTA Games in April and the two-day event is expected to be competitive and exciting, especially in the Under-18 section where Jamaica is expected to field one of their best teams in a long time at the global championships. Read more>>

Source: Jamaica Observer