Two-time Jamaica Olympian Dionne Rose-Henley was laid to rest on Saturday during an emotional funeral service in the United States that was attended by several past Jamaican Olympians.

Jamaica Olympic 100m hurdler Dionne Rose Henley died on Monday night after a battle with cancer.

Garth Gayle, General Secretary of the Jamaica Athletic Administrative Association said Jamaica lost a “wonderful talent” on Sunday when two-time All American sprint hurdler Daeshon Gordon died suddenly in the United States.

Though grateful, Jamaica’s Ackera Nugent said she regretted not running just a bit faster during Stage 1 of the 100m hurdles at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics now on in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Jamaica’s Ackera Nugent won her heat to advance to Sunday’s final of the 100m hurdles at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires in Argentina on Thursday.

Jamaica’s Ronald Levy edged Frenchman Pascal Martinot-Lagarde in the 110m hurdles to be the only Caribbean winner at the Edo Benedetti Memorial in Rovereto, Germany on Thursday.

Jamaica sprint hurdler Jeanine Williams admitted to mixed emotions after a third-place finish in the women’s 100m hurdles final at the Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla Colombia on Tuesday.

2018 World U20 100m hurdles silver medalist Brittany Anderson said she experienced a range of conflicting emotions after she crossed the finish line inside the Ratina Stadium in Tampere, Finland on Sunday.

 President of the Jamaica Athletic Administrative Association Dr Warren Blake said he will be writing to the IAAF this week questioning the decision to deny Jamaica’s 100m hurdler Brittany Anderson a gold medal at the recently concluded World U20 Championships in Tampere, Finland.

Jamaica’s Brittany Anderson and Amoi Brown won their 100m hurdles heats in impressive fashion at the IAAF World U20 Championships on Friday in what seems to be a looming showdown with their American rivals.

Bahamian sprint hurdler Devynne Charlton will run her first professional race as a Puma athlete in Barcelona on Wednesday. The 22-year-old athlete recently graduated from Purdue University and signed with Puma shortly thereafter.

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