Veronica Campbell-Brown

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Tamari Davis,Veronica Campbell-Brown, East Coast Invitational, Olympics, Olympic Games,

Photo: Veronca Campbell-Brown returned to the track finishing second in the women's 60m dash at the East Coast Invitational Indoor Track and Field meet on Saturday in 7.34s.

 

 

 

 

Jamaican sprint legend Veronica Campbell-Brown returned to the track after more than two and a half years out at the East Coast Invitational Indoor Track and Field meet on Saturday when she competed in the Women’s 60m dash.

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Rio Olympics 2016,Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce,Simone Facey,Yohan Blake,Veronica Campbell-Brown,Elaine Thompson,

Photo: Simone Facey and Yohan Blake express different emotions after winning their respective 200m finals at the JAAA/Supreme Ventures National Senior Athletics Championships at the weekend. Facey became a senior national champion for the first time while Blake became double champion for the second time in his career.

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Megan Simmonds,Danielle Williams,Yohan Blake,Javon Francis,Veronica Campbell-Brown,Novlene Williams-Mills,Shericka Jackson,Christine Day,Kateema Riettie,Olivia Leckford,O'Dayne Richards,Stephenie-Ann Mcpherson,

Photo: Megan Simmonds celebrates winning the Women's 100m hurdles to claim her first National title on Sunday's final day of the JAAA/Supreme Ventures National Senior Athletics Championships.

As the curtains came down on the 2016 staging of the JAAA/Supreme Ventures National Senior Athletics Championships, there was mix feelings of joy and disappointments coming from different circles on Sunday's final day.

There were nine scheduled finals for the championship final day. Action got going at 5:00 with action from the women’s Javelin and High Jump Finals.

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Christania Williams,Veronica Campbell-Brown, Elaine Thompson,Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce,Rio Olympic 2016,

Photo: Christania Williams makes up part of the MVP sweep of the women's 100m finals at the National Senior Athletics Championships on Friday night. Williams (left) celebrates with winner Elaine Thompson (centre) and defending Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (right)

Standing in the way of the Olympics for MVP sprinter Christania Williams were seven ladies who had done well enough to qualifying for the 100m final at the Jamaica National Senior Athletics Championships.

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Shasha Lee Forbes,Simone Facey,Veronica Campbell-Brown,Rio Olympics 2016,

Photo: Shasha Lee Forbes is all smiles after making the Jamaican Olympic team to Brazil.

Shasha Lee Forbes may be on her way to becoming one of Jamaica’s next track sensations. The former Holmwood Technical High School standout’s rise took a giant leap toward, fulfilling her dreams on Friday night when she ran produced a personal best time of 11.17 seconds to make the Olympic team to Rio, Brazil.

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Olympics 2016,Janieve Russell,Orlando Thomas,Clive Pullen,Usain Bolt, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Asafa Powell,Yohan Blake,

Photo: 21-year old University of Arkansas athlete, Clive Pullen celebrates after winning the National Senior Championships gold medal in the Triple Jump on Thursday. Pullen's personal best of 16.90m earned him a spot on the Olympic team to Rio.

 

 

 

 

21-year old University of Arkansas athlete, Clive Pullen, unleashed an new personal best Triple jump mark of 16.90m to win the National Senior Championships gold and edged his way into this Summer's Olympic Games in Rio Brazil in August.

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Olympics 2016,Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce,Simone Facey,Rasheed Dwyer, Veronica Campbell-Brown,Elaine Thompson,

Photo: National 200m champion Elaine Thompson will look to repeat at the National Trials this weekend.

The women's 200m will be an interesting match up with the defending National Champion Elaine Thompson up against many times and double Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown. Thompson leads on time, with a 22.16 season best, while Campbell Brown is at 22.29 seconds.

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World Championships,Elaine Thompson,Veronica Campbell-Brown,Sherone Simpson,

Photo: Elaine Thompson hunts the 200m gold medal in her first World Championships.

Very few people have it as good as Elaine Thompson. The 21 year old gets to train everyday with her hero and mentor, Shelly-Ann Fraser -Pryce. Having watched the little dynamo defend her 100m World Championship title, it is now the turn of Thompson to emulate her hero and grab gold for Jamaica in the 200m.

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World Championships,Veronica Campbell-Brown,Beijing China,

Regarded as one of the veteran campaigners for Jamaica at several major championships, and copping titles and medals at different levels throughout her career in just about all the sprint event for females, Veronica Campbell is now believed to be by some, to have passed her best days at the top, but for others, a champion knows how best to rise the occasion.

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