By Clayton Clarke
From 23rd - 25th April 2011
Carifta Games 2011 News Articles & Blogs (LIVE Reports)
Blogs from Day 1 on Saturday 23rd April 2011 (Jamaica Time)
11:14am: First heat of the girls under 17 400m on Yaninique Mc Neil(Jam) wins easily in 54.02 ahead of Sareena Carti (Gua) 55.60 with Juane Lewis (Bah) in third 56.95.
11:09m: Laurianne Laurendot (Guad) wins the girls under 20 shot with 13.80m just ahead of Kellion Knibbs (Jam) 13.79. Edlyn Edgecombe (Ant) was third in 12.93m. Akela Jones (Barbados) successfully defended her girls under 17 high jump
10:13am: Cherrise Murray just threw 11.28m.
10:12am: Roach(Bah) attempting 1.70m in the girls under 17 hJ. She fails. The Bahamian crowd cheers. Another Bahamian just had her put in the girls under 20 shot putt.
The distance 12.22m
10:09am: The finalists fo the boys under 20 discus will take the field soon. The blocks are being put in place for the 400m heats.
9:53am:Boys open heptathlon first event- 110m hurdles just completed. Daley Carter (Bar) won in 14.41 ahead of team-mate Kemar Jones 14.59 with Charles Sealey (Bah) 15.40.
9:38am: Girls under 20 shot put finals in action. Girls under 17 high jump also taking place.
9:37am: Audilla Da Veiga (Mart) won the second heat in 13.97 ahead of Devinn Cartwight (Bah) 14.10. Chelsea Linton (Dom) in third 15.33
9:32am:The firstheat of girls open pentathlon 100m hurdles just completed. Sharnique Leon (St. Lucia) and Shavonte Bradshaw (Barbados) tried for first with Kanishque Todman (BV) in third.
9:31am (Jamaica): Good morning. Welcome to blogging of the 2011 Carifta Games.