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Racers Grand Prix set for Saturday, June 8

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The 2019 edition of the Racers Grand Prix takes place on Saturday, June 8 at Jamaica's National Stadium. The meet which is in its fourth year was scheduled to be held at a later date, however, following...
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Mills Excited by Mouthwatering Match-ups at Racers Grand Prix

Chairman and Meet Director of the Racers Adidas Grand Prix, Glen Mills is super excited about the event that will serve as important preparation for Jamaica's Senior Championship and by extension, the IAAF World Championship set for September. The fourth...

Adidas is new title sponsor of Racers Grand Prix

Sportswear giant Adidas has taken over from Jamaica National (JN) Group as title sponsor of the Racers Grand Prix, which is set for Saturday, June 8 inside National Stadium. JN had been title sponsor since the inception in 2016 but has...

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...

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....

Pegasus offers red carpet to galaxy of track stars

The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in Kingston has an enviable reputation as the Caribbean’s premier business and leisure hotel, and it was no surprise when it was chosen by the organisers of the inaugural Racers Grand Prix to be the...

Gov’t ploughs $18m into Racers Grand Prix

The Jamaican Government, through the State-run Sports Development Fund (SDF), has committed US$150,000 ($18.8m) to the inaugural Racers Grand Prix set for June 11. Olivia “Babsy” Grange, the minister of sports, made the announcement at her office on Trafalgar Road...

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 a reality, with Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) pumping in a whopping $30 million as...

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...

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...
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