2008 - Past News

CURRENT (2008)

TRACK & FIELD

NEWS

 

PB=Personal Best: REG=Regional Qualifier: SB=Season Best

 
 
CARIBBEAN SWEEP of the 200m at WORLD JUNIORS (Meritzer Williams SKN 2nd, on right)

  18 Nov

Tynell Martin (middle/long distance athlete) dies in road accident. The Association extends sympathies to his family and friends.

 

(Left in 2002 Leewards Junior photo)

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15th - 24th August OLYMPIC GAMES, BEIJING

WOW! 9.69s & 19.30s BY USAIN BOLT - NEW WORLD 100M / 200M RECORDs AT THE OLYMPICS GAMES

(Cruising the last 20m in the 100m - phenomenal - and an awesome 200m drive - clone him immediately)

I PREDICTED THAT HE WILL BREAK ALL THE SPRINT EVENT WORLD RECORDS (100m, 200m & 400m) - 2 down - 1 to go

100m Finals results

  • 1 Usain Bolt JAM 9.69 (WR)
  • 2 Richard Thompson TRI 9.89 (PB)
  • 3 Walter Dix USA 9.91 (PB)
  • 4 Churandy Martina AHO 9.93 (NR)
  • 5 Asafa Powell JAM 9.95
  • 6 Michael Frater JAM 9.97 (PB)
  • 7 Marc Burns TRI 10.01
  • 8 Darvis Patton USA 10.03

200m Finals results

  • 1 Usain Bolt JAM 19.30 (WR) 0.182
  • 2 Shawn Crawford USA 19.96 . 0.210
  • 3 Walter Dix USA 19.98 . 0.151
  • 4 Brian Dzingai ZIM 20.22 . 0.185
  • 5 Christian Malcolm GBR 20.40 . 0.212
  • 6 Kim Collins SKN 20.59 . 0.165
  • Churandy Martina AHO DQ. 0.144
  • Wallace Spearmon USA DQ. 0.167


Place Event Name Country Time Qual Reaction Time

KIM COLLINS

  • 2nd 100m Heats Lane 3 Kim Collins SKN 10.17 Q 0.162
  • 2nd 100m Quarterfinals Lane 4 Kim Collins SKN 10.07 Q (=SB) 0.150
  • 5th 100m SemiFinals Lane 5 Kim Collins SKN 10.05 (SB) 0.163
  • 2nd 200m Heats Lane 5 Kim Collins SKN 20.55 Q 0.175
  • 3rd 200m Quarterfinals Lane 6 Kim Collins SKN 20.43 Q(SB) 0.233
  • 4th 200m Semifinals Lane 8 Kim Collins SKN 20.25 Q(SB) 0.191
  • 6th 200m Finals Lane 2 Kim Collins SKN 20.59 0.165

VIRGIL HODGE

  • 4th 100m Heats Lane 3 Virgil Hodge SKN 11.48 q 0.194
  • 4th 100m Quarterfinals Lane 2 Virgil Hodge SKN 11.45 0.217
  • 3rd 200m Heats Lane 9 Virgil Hodge SKN 23.14 Q 0.226
  • 5th 200m Quartefinals Lane 4 Virgil Hodge SKN 23.17 0.223


18/19 JULY CARIBBEAN UNION OF TEACHERS GAMES, TORTOLA : NEVIS & ST. KITTS competed along with 13 other Caribbean teams including : BARBADOS, JAMAICA, GRENADA, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO, BAHAMAS, ANGUILLA, US VIRGIN ISLANDS, BERMUDA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, CAYMAN ISLANDS, ANTIGUA, ST. LUCIA AND MONTSERRAT.

FINAL RESULTS & TEAM SCORES     PHOTOS (More to come)

NACAC UNDER - 23 MEET, MEXICO, 18-20 July    RESULTS (18/7/08 - pdf document)    RESULTS (19/7/08)

2nd 100m Kevon Pierre Unattached 10.36 w1.5 at 2008 Global Track & Field Championships - 7/18/2008 to 7/20/2008, Winter Park FL


8-12th July 2008

12th IAAF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS TIMETABLE & RESULTS (8th -13th July) MEET PHOTOS

Position, Overall Position, Event, Lane, Athlete, Country, Time, Reaction Time

100m Event - Article on Event

  • 2nd (33rd/66) 100m Heats Lane 3 Tameka Williams SKN 12.10s Q. 0.158 - Photofinish
  • 8th (23rd/24) 100m Semifinals Lane 7 Tameka Williams SKN 11.99s 0.164 - Photofinish
  • 2nd (12th/66) 100m Heats Lane 1 Meritzer Williams SKN 11.76s Q. 0.172 - Photofinish
  • 2nd (6th/24) 100m Semifinals Lane 3 Meritzer Williams SKN 11.58s Q 0.180 - Photofinish
  • 7th 100m Finals Lane 8 Meritzer Williams SKN 11.82s 0.230

200m Event - Article on Event

  • 4th (30th/54) 200m Heats Lane 2 Tameka Williams SKN 24.55s 0.174 - Photofinish
  • 1st (1st/54) 200m Heats Lane 9 Meritzer Williams SKN 23.64s Q 0.222 - Photofinish
  • 1st (7th/24) 200m Semi-Finals Lane 4 Meritzer Williams SKN 23.77s Q. 0.233 - Photofinish
  • 2nd 200m Lane 560 Meritzer Williams SKN 23.40s 0.231 - CONGRATULATIONS ! - Photofinish

4x100m Event

  • 4th (4th/23) 4x100m Heats Lane 3 SKN (Marecia Pemberton; Meritzer Williams; Sheriffa Whyte; Tameka Williams) SKN 44.45s q (National Junior Record)
  • 6th 4x100m Finals Lane 3 SKN (Marecia Pemberton; Meritzer Williams; Sheriffa Whyte; Tameka Williams) SKN 45.10s - Photofinish

Long Jump

  • 5th (15th/24) Long Jump Preliminaries Sheriffa Whyte SKN 5.96m (w2.4)


3rd- 6th JULY 2008

U.S. OLYMPIC TRIALS

CAC GAMES, SANTIAGO DE CALI, COLUMBIA (3rd to 6th July) - Events commenced at 9 am on Friday 4th - Schedule

St. Kitts/Nevis Team members: Delwayne Delaney (100m, 200m, 4x100m, 4x400m), Jevon Claxton (200m, 400m, 4x400m), Larry Inanga (400m, 4x4, 4x4), Calvert Chiverton (LJ, 4x1, 4x4), Joseph Pemberton (LJ, 4x1, 4x4), Jason Rogers (100m, 4x1, 4x4), Adolphus Jones (Decathlon), Virgil Hodge (100m, 200m, 4x100m), Tiandra Ponteen (400m, 4x100m), Tanika Liburd (LJ, 4x100m), Desarie Walwyn (4x100m)

RESULTS - DAY 1, 2 & 3 - LIVE (Real Time) RESULTS - PHOTOS

Selected Results including St. Kitts - Nevis

Place, Overall Place, Event, Heat/Final, Name, Country, Time/Distance, Wind Speed

DAY 1

  • 5th (25th/27) 100m Heat 2 Jason Rogers SKN 10.81s w1.0
  • 5th (17th/27) 100m Heat 3 Delwayne Delaney SKN 10.59s w-0.5
  • 7th (17th/18) 400m Heat 2 Jevon Claxton SKN 48.32s
  • 5th (12th/18) 400m Heat 3 Larry Inanga SKN 47.39s
  • 6th (6th/7) Decathlon Adolphus Jones SKN 2989 points - 100m (11.43s w-0.3), Long Jump (6.82m w0.0), Shotput (10.99m), High Jump (2.11m), 400m (50.07s), 110m Hurdles (Did not start) - DID NOT FINISH
  • 2nd (9th/21) 100m Heat 1 Virgil Hodge SKN 11.50s w0.9 Q
  • 5th 100m Finals Virgil Hodge SKN 11.44s w1.2
  • 4th (5th/21) 100m Heat 3 Valma Bass ISV 11.3s w0.8 q
  • 2nd (9th/22) 400m Heat 3 Tiandra Ponteen SKN 52.33s Q
  • 6th 400m Finals Tiandra Ponteen SKN 52.74s

DAY 2

  • 5th (17th/31) 200m Heats Delwayne Delaney SKN 21.08s w1.0
  • 6th (28th/31) 200m Heats Jevon Claxton SKN 21.88s w1.0
  • 3rd/5 4x100m Finals Saint Kitts & Nevis SKN 40.81s (Jason Rogers, Larry Inanga, Jevon Claxton, Delwayne Delaney)
  • 3rd (6th/15) 200m Semi-Finals Virgil Hodge SKN 23.46s q w0.7
  • 5th (9th/15) 200m SemiFinals Valma Bass ISV 23.67s w0.1
  • 4th/10 Long Jump Finals Tanika Liburd SKN 6.29s w-0.2

DAY 3

  • 7th 200m Finals Virgil Hodge St. Kitts & Nevis 23.42 w0.3
  • 11th/17 Long Jump Joseph Pemberton St. Kitts & Nevis 7.35m w-0.6 24-01.50 (7.35m (w-0.6), PASS, 7.20m (w2.2))
  • 16th/17 Long Jump Calvert Chiverton St. Kitts & Nevis 6.67m w0.5 21-10.75 (6.59m (w-1.1), 6.67m (w0.5), FOUL)


28/29 June (Unable to do the Webcast at the Leewards Junior Meet due to the quality of the Internet connection)

LEEWARDS ISLANDS JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS 28/29 JUNE

We however provided the following information: Results, Photos and Schedule.


SPECIAL - PHOTOS FROM THE BVI NETBALL CLUB TOURNAMENT held from 27th-29th June 2008


22nd June 2008

OUR SINCERE APOLOGIES - WE WERE NOT ABLE TO DO THE WEBCAST AS PROMISED DUE TO THE ABSCENCE OF / OR LIMITED INTERNET ACCESS.

We will be providing additional information/services including Results, Photos, Interviews, Schedule, Start lists, Records etc. before, during and after the meet.

TT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS MEET  NEWS ARTICLES: Powell 9.96 semi; Burns wins 100m in Port of Spain

ST. KITTS - NEVIS NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS: 21/22 June


ST. KITTS - NEVIS NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS - Silver Jubilee Stadium, 21-22 June

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TRINIDAD & TOBAGO NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, Hasely Crawford Stadium, 20-22 June

Asafa Powell on stage today plus all the Trinidad & Tobago athletes vying for selection to the Olympics Team


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