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Foster’s Fairplay | Racers Grand Prix Gets Thumbs Up!

The inaugural staging of the Racers Grand Prix has come and gone. The event was conceived among shouts of "can the country afford it" and "we already have a world-class meet? This column viewed all that as fair comment....

Seiko donates athletic equipment to Jamaica’s Racers Track Club

External Article Previously Published: http://www.seiko.co.jp/en/news/holdings/2015/201503251539.html To assist its development of the next generation of athletes, Seiko Holdings Corporation has donated some athletic equipment to the famous Jamaican club, the Racers Track Club. RTC was founded in 1986 in Kingston, Jamaica. It aims...

Kirani James and rising star Brianna Williams added to Racers Grand Prix

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The London 2012 Olympic 400m champion Kirani James of Grenada and rising Jamaican star Brianna Williams have been added to the stars for the JN Racers Grand Prix scheduled for Saturday, June 9. The 25 year-old James,...
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Three The Hard Way – Bolt, Powell, Blake Set To Clash At Racers Grand...

External Article Previously Published: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/sports/20160522/three-hard-way-bolt-powell-blake-set-clash-racers-grand-prix One is the greatest athlete in history, another is a young champion, who is looking to find his way again, the other inspired them both - a timeless giant, perhaps, the nation's favourite son. Sprint's triumvirate will...

Bright future – Bolt says Racers Grand Prix in good hands despite his absence

Having pulled a galaxy of stars and thousands of fans to the JN Racers Grand Prix over the last two years, track legend Usain Bolt believes his absence won't affect the pulling power of the event. Bolt, considered the greatest...

Sponsors loving Racers Grand Prix experience

Since its inception, the JN Racers Grand Prix has been “so nice” that various stakeholders are beaming with excitement about this year's third staging. Despite the absence of the legendary Usain Bolt, who has retired, sponsors of the world-class event...

The Queen is back! – Fraser Pryce set for JN Racers Grand Prix

“The Queen is Back”, screams the big headline as the JN Racers Grand Prix organisers confirmed that two-time Olympic 100m champion Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce will be competing on Saturday. Fraser Pryce, who won gold in the 100m at the...

Van Niekerk another headliner for Racers Grand Prix

Despite coming to pay homage to the great Usain Bolt at the JN Racers Grand Prix next month, South African star Wayde van Niekerk plans an assault on his idol's 100-metre and 200-metre world records. Van Niekerk, who broke the...

Racers Grand Prix here for long haul — Mills

Despite the absence of the iconic Usain Bolt from the track, conceptualiser and president of Racers Track Club Glen Mills is of the belief that the Racers Grand Prix is here for the long haul. “I would never undersell the...

‘Media is our number one partner!’

At the inaugural Racers Grand Prix in 2016, the media were treated to first class event management result monitors. Two years on, the organisers have gone one step further and will introduce more state-of-the-art equipment. Racers Track Club Director Dennis Gordon,...
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JN leads off with $30m injection in Racers Grand Prix

Corporate Jamaica has spoken. A combined contribution of over $100 million worth of cash and kind has made the June 11 Racers Grand Prix...

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