Friday 20 September, 2019

Athletics schedule for Jamaicans at CAC Games - Wednesday, August 1

Jamaica’s Jonielle Smith (centre) wins the Heat 1 of the women’s 100m in 11.19 seconds ahead of the British Virgin Islands’ Tahesia Harrigan (left) and Panama’s Yasmin Woodruff on Sunday, July 29 at the CAC Games in  Barranquilla, Colombia. Smith went on to win the gold medal on Monday.

Jamaica’s Jonielle Smith (centre) wins the Heat 1 of the women’s 100m in 11.19 seconds ahead of the British Virgin Islands’ Tahesia Harrigan (left) and Panama’s Yasmin Woodruff on Sunday, July 29 at the CAC Games in Barranquilla, Colombia. Smith went on to win the gold medal on Monday.

Thirteen athletics finals will be contested on Wednesday, August 1, which is 14 of the 23rd Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in Barranquilla, Colombia.

The track and field finals will include both 200m and 400m, the second day of the heptathlon with Cuba’s Yoreglis Rodriguez in the lead and the women’s triple jump, where two-time world and 2016 Olympic winner Catherine Ibarguen will look to add another gold to her CAC collection after the long jump victory on Monday.

Listed below are the Jamaican track and field athletes who will in action on the day

WOMEN'S JAVELIN THROW FINAL - 4:35 PM
Kateema Riettie

MEN'S HIGH JUMP FINAL - 5:00 PM
Clayton Brown

WOMEN'S SHOT PUT FINAL - 5:25 PM
Gleneve Grage

MEN'S 4X400M RELAY SEMIFINAL1/2 - 5:35 PM
Jamaica

WOMEN'S 200M FINAL - 7:00 PM
Shashalee Forbes
Jodean Williams

MEN'S 200M FINAL  - 7:10 PM
Rasheed Dwyer
Jahnoy Thompson

WOMEN'S 400M FINAL - 7:50 PM
Tiffany James
Derri Hill

MEN'S 400M FINAL - 8:05 PM
Steven Gayle
Rusheen McDonald

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