Tag: Usain Bolt

Bronze is the New Gold: Usain Bolt’s Legacy Still Intact

No one could have predicted it. Or, rather, no one would have even dared. For to suggest that Usain Bolt—sprint king, legend, god amongst men—would fail to defend his 100m crown in his last individual race on the international stage

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Why Jamaicans MUST Be Great: Five Excuses Usain Bolt DIDN’T Make

Truly, greatness is upon us. That is the cry of those who are lucky enough to witness the phenomenon that is Usain Bolt in the prime of his athletic life. Once upon a time, Jamaica was most frequently associated with

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28 Things You Wish Were As Fast As Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt has been recognised as the world’s fastest man, and his speed on the track dazzles and amazes. There are times in life when we all covet that kind of speed and grace. And, based on many conversations we’ve heard,

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#ThrowbackThursday: Usain Bolt

For Throwback Thursday, we take you back to Usain Bolt training hard before the 2016 Rio Olympics, where he performed his epic three-peat when he won gold in the men’s 100m, 200m, and 4×100 relays. Bolt said: “The sky has

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 26, 2016

Holness Declares ‘Results Soon’ In MoBay Crime Fight. Following a tour of sections of crime-ravaged St James yesterday, during which he met with the top leadership of the security forces and key…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Burke To Step Down – Robinson

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 16, 2016

Beware – Blair Warns Pastors To Rethink Actions; Miller’s Flock Was Prepared To Listen To Him Preach From Behind Bars. Religious leaders, who, for decades, have worked with the police to facilitate the peaceful surrender of criminal suspects, have been warned

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 14, 2016

Green Light For New Phone Firm – Holness Rejects OCG Recommendation, Grants Cellular Licence To Holding Company. The true beneficiaries of Jamaica’s third cellular licence remain under a cloud as the Government has admitted that in doing its due diligence, it

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Jamaica’s Olympic Games Medal Haul: Men vs Women

Some of us may still be experiencing a few Olympic withdrawal symptoms, but the Rio 2016 Games are now a sweet memory and we have four more years to wait until Tokyo 2020. Jamaica reproduced its second best ever medal

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The 7 Best Moments Of Rio 2016 For Team Jamaica

The Rio 2016 Olympics has been a roller coaster of emotions for Jamaican fans. There were mostly highs and a few lows, and historic firsts were recorded in the diving pool and the gymnastics arena. In the end, it was

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Jamaica’s Medal Hauls At The Olympic Games: 1948 – 2016

The curtains came down on the Games of the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil last night. More than eleven thousand athletes from 205 countries and two independent teams came together in a spectacular closing ceremony to celebrate the

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