The Caribbean region wrapped up the 2008 Olympics Games with a huge medal haul that also included re-writing the Games` history books.
In total, the Caribbean won a whopping 41 medals, nine of which were gold. It was a performance unparalleled by the region in the Games.
Cuba led the...
Norman Peart, Usain Bolt's manager; Jennifer Bolt, the sprinter's mom; and Mizicann Evans, Bolt's girlfriend, among the Jamaicans in China enjoying the Olympic Games yesterday. (Photo: Bryan Cummings)
Bolt strikes Olympic gold, shatters 100m record
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BY KAYON RAYNOR Jamaica Observer
Usain Bolt's mother Jennifer has seen...
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Jamaica has long history of sprinting greatness
By HOWARD CAMPBELL, Associated Press Writer
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP)—From the ease of Usain Bolt’s record-smashing 100 meters to the sweep in the women’s 100, the world is learning what Jamaicans knew all along.
This Caribbean nation, which once...