Tag: Rio 2016

6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 8, 2016

In Hunt For Gold, Alia Is … Final Bound. She is already a world record holder and is also the first black woman to win a World Championships title, but having returned to the final of the 100m breaststroke at

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Get to Know Toni-Ann Williams, Jamaica’s First Ever Olympic Gymnast

Toni-Ann Williams will be the first Jamaican in action at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as the women’s gymnastics competition gets underway on Sunday, August 7. Earlier this year at the Rio Olympic Test event, she

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10 First-Time Jamaican Olympians to Watch in Rio 2016

Jamaica’s team to the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is a good mix of seasoned campaigners – many of them past medallists, and eager newbies who will be looking to make their mark on the highest international stage

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The Jamaicans’ Guide to Watching the Olympics

Rio 2016 promises to be an Olympics like no other for Team Jamaica. Both Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are going for historic three-peats. New kid on the block Elaine Thompson is in dangerous shape and looking to write her

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 24, 2015

Collaborate To Bridge Gap Between Primary And Prep Schools – Educators React To Gleaner/Bill Johnson GSAT Rankings. The 2015 Gleaner-Bill Johnson Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) rankings show that prep schools continue to outperform their primary-school counterparts in the exams. Educators,

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