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Over 1,300 Athletes Registered For Insurance Plan

More than 1,300 athletes from 28 sports associations are now registered with the Jamaican Athletes Insurance Plan (JAIP). The disclosure was made by Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange, during the meeting of the Standing Finance Committee of Parliament held on Thursday. The plan, which was implemented in 2016, provides group health, […]

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Thomas-Dodd lands historic silver medal in shot put

Shot-putter Danniel Thomas-Dodd opened Jamaica’s medal hunt with a historic silver medal, becoming the first Jamaican female to make it to the podium at a senior, major global track and field championships when she copped second place in the shot put on yesterday’s second day of the 17th IAAF World Indoor Championships, at Arena Birmingham […]

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Plaschka sets Jamaican 50-yard freestyle record in North Carolina

Justin Plaschka blazed to a new all-time Jamaican record in the men’s 50-yard freestyle at the 2018 Atlantic Coast Swimming Championships at the Greensboro Aquatics Centre in North Carolina at the weekend. The Notre Dame’s star sprinter won the event in 19.30 seconds, which bettered his season’s best 19.60. The effort also bettered the time standard of 19.43, which is needed […]

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