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Champs Special – Jamaicans On The Penn Relays Wall Of Fame

Jamaica’s participation in the prestigious Penn Relays dates back to 1964, and we got off to a flying start courtesy of our first participants from Kingston College. The small contingent left its mark on the University of Pennsylvania’s Franklin Field, claiming

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50 Years Of Penn Relays Glory

The Penn Relay Carnival, simply known as the Penn Relays, was inaugurated on April 21, 1895,  in conjunction with the University of Pennsylvania’s Spring Handicap Track and Field Games. According to a recent article from the university’s Penn Current: “The origins of

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