Tributes to Howard Aris …RIP

Veronica Campbell-Brown, Jamaica’s sprint queen, tweeted “my heart leaps with sadness! I can’t believe Mr. Aris is gone! My prayers and condolences goes out to his family! May God bless his soul!”

Olympic sprint double silver medalist, Juliet Cuthbert , commented on facebook: “Howard some said you had a special place in ur heart for me. In 1979 you gave me my first pair of Puma spikes I have never forgotten that. You understood me as some scoffed at me. You had a genuine love for track and field. Mr. Aris I will miss passing you in the VIP section and touching ur shoulder. May you rest now.” Read more>>

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