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Berlin Athletes to be Honoured from Oct. 2-4

To honour the nation’s athletes who participated in the recent International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), World Championships, in Berlin, Germany, the Government is to host a series of events dubbed, ‘The Berlin Salute – A Tribute to our Athletes’, … Continued

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Cabinet Approves Sports Betting Amendment

Cabinet has given approval for an amendment to the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Act regulations to allow for the introduction of sports betting and the payment of a 9 per cent gross profit tax on sports betting offered by licensees. … Continued

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Al Miller Says Athletes Have Set Transformation Standards

National Director of the National Transformation Programme (NTP), Rev. Al Miller, has suggested that the performance of Jamaica’s athletes at last week’s World Championships in Berlin, Germany should become a catalyst for a fresh start for the country. “They being … Continued

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Jamaica’s Athletes Rule the Sprint World – Grange

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Olivia Grange, says Jamaica’s performances in the 4X100 metres relays for men and women, at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Berlin, Germany, yesterday (August 22), show that “the country rules … Continued

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Veronica Campbell is our Champion

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Olivia Grange (right), offers word of encouragement to Veronica Campbell-Brown after her second place finish in the 200 metres at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Berlin, Germany, on August 21.

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Grange Hails Bolt, Walker on Record Runs

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Olivia Grange, says yesterday’s (August 20), record breaking performances of Usain Bolt and Melaine Walker at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Berlin, Germany, show that Jamaicans can set the highest … Continued

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Sports Minister Congratulates Foster-Hylton

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Olivia Grange, says 100-metre Hurdles Champion, Brigitte Foster-Hylton, is very deserving of the gold medal she won at the World Games, in Berlin, today (August 19). She said her performance showed perseverance and … Continued

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Kerron Stewart with Ministers

World Championships silver medallist Keron Stewart (centre) with Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Olivia Grange and Minister of Tourism Hon. Edmund Bartlett at the Athletes’ Village at the Berlin Berlin Hotel in Germany today, August 18th, 2009. Stewart … Continued

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Grange Hails Sprint Queens Shelly-Ann and Kerron

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Olivia Grange, has hailed Jamaica’s female sprinters, as the nation took Gold and Silver in the women’s 100 metres at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics, at the Olympic Stadium, in Berlin, … Continued

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President of IAAF Happy to Intervene

President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), Mr Lamine Diack, says he is happy that he intervened in the impasse between the Jamaica Amateur Athletics Association (JAAA) and the Maximum Speed and Velocity Track Club (MVP), which might … Continued

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Prime Minister Hails Bolt and Powell

Prime Minister, the Hon. Bruce Golding, has described the performance of Jamaica’s sprint champion, Usain Bolt, as extraterrestrial. Mr. Golding, who spoke to Usain shortly after he shattered the 100 metres world record at the 12th International Association of Athletics … Continued

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