After 5 days of pure excitement, CHAMPS 2019 has wrapped up and the champions are Kingston College and Edwin Allen High! Here’s the official points standings from the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Championships at the National Stadium and find below links to CHAMPS in the news.
And here’s a round up of the news stories from the final day of CHAMPS, as per The Gleaner:
“Kingston College (KC) won their first Boys Champs title in ten years, while defending champions Edwin Allen had to withstand a strong final day challenge from rivals Hyde to retain their girls crown on a fiery ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Athletics Championships Super Saturday inside the National Stadium…” Read more: CHAMPS 2019 | KC, Edwin Allen Rule At Champs
“After a decade of waiting, incorrect forecasts about victory, disappointment, and agony, Kingston College (KC) beat their arch-rivals Calabar High at the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys’ Athletics Championship at the National Stadium last night. Meanwhile…” Read more: Never Yield! – KC Reign Again, Edwin Allen Hold Off Hydel At Thrilling 2019 Champs
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“Calabar’s Kimar Farquharson produced a spectacular stretch run to shatter the boys Class One 800m record at the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Athletics Championships…” Read more: CHAMPS 2019: C’bar’s Farquharson Shatters 800m Record and CHAMPS 2019 | Brilliant Farquharson Shatters 32yo 800m Record
“Like he did in the long jump event, Kingston College’s (KC) record-breaking long jumper Wayne Pinnock produced another record-breaking performance to outclass his rivals to the Boys Class One 110m final at the ISSA/Gracekennedy Boys and Girls Athletics Championships…” Read more: CHAMPS 2019 | Pinnock, Vascianna Delight In Sprint Hurdles
“Wolmer’s Boys School quarter-miler Jeremy Farr produced a mild upset to win the Class One 400m in a lifetime best time at the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Championships…” Read more: Champs 2019: Jeremy Farr Produces Lifetime Best In 400m