Christoff Bryan

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Shadae Lawrence,Kellion Knibb,Chrisann Gordon,Christoff Bryan,Ranae McKenzie, O'Brien Wasome,Senoj-Jay Givans,Rushelle Burton,

Photo: Jamaican Olympian and Kansas State’s Discuss wonder girl, Shadae Lawrence hurled the discus to a new national female Discuss record with an effort of 62.59 metres on Saturday.

Jamaican Olympian and Kansas State’s Discuss wonder girl, Shadae Lawrence was in spankingly good form over the weekend at the Big 12 Conference Championship in Atlanta, helping her team, the Kansas State Wildcats to secure the Women’s Big 12 title.

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Rio Olympics 2016,Christoff Bryan,Travis Smikle,Chad Wright,Natoya Goule,Omar McLeod,Jowayne Hibbert,Demar Forbes,Fedrick Dacres,

Photo: Omar McLeod clears the final hurdle on his waiting to winning his second consecutive national title and sealing his spot on the Jamaican team to the Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil. Deuce Carter who is clearing the final hurdle finished second.

Both are young, both had outstanding junior careers, both represented the Manchester High school at the ISSA Boys and Girls Champs, but there is also the fact that both Natoya Goule and Omar McLeod are living their dreams and striving to bring joy to the nation.

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Christoff Bryan,Damar Forbes,Kimberly Williams,Shanieka Ricketts,Olympic 2016,

Photo: Triple Jump leader Shanieka Ricketts and her husband and coach Kerry Lee Ricketts.

Over the next four days, the heights and distances that the jumpers produce will decide who walks away with the coveted titles of National Senior Champions in the horizontal and vertical jumps.

High Jump

Many had expected 2016 to provide the nation with a least one High Jump qualifier to the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio De Janero, Brazil. However the males have struggled both at the junior and senior level to crack any of the standards set for international competition.

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Chanice Porter,Senoj- Jay Givans,Christoff Bryan,Kellion Knibb,

Photo: Chanice Porter representing Georgia University produced a new personal best and a new school record of 6.67m to secure the Women’s Long Jump at the NCAA Division I Track & Field Championships. (Getty Images)

The 2016 NCAA Division I Track & Field Championships, held in Eugene, Oregon from June 8-11 saw decent representation from the Jamaican athletes on show on days two and three respectively.