Briana Williams, Nesta Carter confirmed for Queens/Grace Jackson meet on January 25

By January 23, 2020

Newly signed Nike star Briana Williams and veteran sprinter Nesta Carter have been confirmed for the 2020 edition of the Queens/Grace Jackson meet set for Saturday, January 25 starting at 8:30 am.

Both athletes will be contesting specially arranged 60m races as they ramp up preparations for the Olympics in Tokyo, Japan this summer.

Also down to compete are several elite athletes from UTech, Sprint Tech, GC Foster College and Racers Track Club. Several of Jamaica’s top high schools including Kingston College Calabar, Jamaica College, St. Jago, The Queen’s School, and Wolmers have also been confirmed for the meet that will be held at the National Stadium in Kingston.

As a qualifying meet for the ISSA Boys and Girls Championships, athletes will compete in a number of events including the 200M, 400M, 4x400M, long jump and high jump.

 

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