(Sporting Alert) — Watch coverage of the 40th LIME CARIFTA Games at the Montego Bay Sports Complex in Jamaica, one of the top junior track and field events around the globe
Among those sizzling at the event so far were Jamaican young talented sprinter Jazeel Murphy, who returned a smashing personal best of 10.27 seconds to edged out his fellow Jamaican countryman Kemar Bailey-Cole and win the boys U20 100 metres title.
Athletes from Jamaican, Bahamas, Barbados, Guadeloupe, Trinidad and Tobago and St Kitts, among others, have already stroke medals at the championships with several others expected to join the list as the event progresses.
The Carifta Games servers as an integral part of the Caribbean athletes’ development – a championships that helped build the reputation of some of the world’s best, including Usain Bolt, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Kirani James, Lavern Spencer, Darrel Brown and Marc Burns.
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