Tuesday, September 21

World Champs Domination for Jamaica

Jamaica enjoyed it’s best ever showing at the IAAF World Championships of Athletics with a record setting 13 medals in the German capital of Berlin. Usain Bolt followed up his amazing performance at the Olympic Games in Beijing last year with record setting runs ins the 100m and 200m sprints again. Other members of the Jamaica team showed that their performances in China was not a fluke as Shelly-Ann Fraser and Melaine Walker added the world championship crown to the Olympic gold medals.


Usain Bolt lowered his  100m and 200m metre records

Jamaica’s Medals at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Berlin Germany

Gold Medals
Usain Bolt 100 Metres Men – new world record 9.58 seconds – video
Shelly-Ann Fraser 100 Metres Women – video
Brigitte Foster-Hylton 100 Metre Hurdles Women – video
Usain Bolt 200 Metres Men – new world record 19.19 seconds – video
Melaine Walker 400 Metre Hurdles Women – video
Jamaica Team 4×100 Metres Relay Men – video
Jamaica Team 4×100 Metres Relay Women – video

Silver Medals
Kerron Stewart 100 Metres Women
Shericka Williams 400 Metres Women
Veronica Campbell-Brown 200 Metres Women
Jamaica Team 4×400 Metres Relay Women

Bronze Medals
Asafa Powell 100 Metres Men
Delloreen Ennis-London 100 Metres Hurdles Women