Government has “big plans” for Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium (Babsy Grange)

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Government has big plans for Trelawny Stadium Sports Minister Babsy Grange, has revealed that the Government has “big plans” for the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium in Greenfield. Minister Grange was speaking at the Jamaica Tallawahs’ official team brunch at the Melbourne Cricket Club on Thursday, August 24. The plans appeared to be tentative and not yet...

Proceeds from JN Foundation Run/Walk to Upgrade Falmouth Infirmary

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  The 3rd annual JN Foundation/Usain Bolt Foundation Run/Walk will once again assist a local charity. This time, it will be the Falmouth Infirmary.   From the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) This year’s proceeds from the JN Foundation Heroes in Act!on Run/Walk, will go towards upgrading the Trelawny Infirmary. The infirmary, which currently houses 52...

Coopers Pen and Salt Marsh move into Trelawny Major League semi-final positions

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Coopers Pen and Salt Marsh have both positioned themselves in the top 4 of the Trelawny Major League, with contrasting results. Via Jamaica Observer: DANIEL TOWN, Trelawny — Despite contrasting results over the weekend, Coopers Pen FC and Salt Marsh United have both moved into the top four of the Trelawny Football Association Monymusk Plantation...

Jamaican born British high jumper Germaine Mason is dead

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Germaine Mason, the Jamaican born British high jumper, reportedly died in a motor vehicle accident along the Palisadoes main road in eastern Kingston this morning. The retired high jumper died at the age of 34. The Sun reports that he was riding in a motor bike convoy with friends, which included Usain Bolt, Michael Frater....

Usain Bolt has big plans for his former primary school in Sherwood Content

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For the sixth successive year, Usain Bolt held a Christmas treat for kids in his community of Sherwood Content. This year, the need of proper playing facilities for his former school, Waldensia Primary, came up on the radar. He has decided to make it the next project of his foundation. The following is an excerpt...

Trelawny’s Kentan Facey going from strength to strength in UCONN basketball

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Trelawny born Kentan Facey, formerly of Knox College, is having a great senior year at the University of Connecticut (UCONN). At 14 years old, the young teen from Warsop would never have dreamed of being in that spotlight. The 23-year old Facey, grew up like most Jamaicans playing football and cricket. He never played basketball until...

Clarks Town FC and Coopers Pen to contest TFA Victor Wright knockout competition

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In a replay of last year’s Trelawny Major League Final, Cooper’s Pen will battle Clark’s Town FC in the final of the Trelawny Football Association Victor Wright knockout competition. Cooper’s Pen made it to the final by spanking Spicy Hill by 3 goals to nil in the semi-final played at Cooper’s Pen on Saturday. Cooper’s...

Usain Bolt to join football training at Dortmund

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BERLIN (AFP) – Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt, who has often said he dreams of becoming a professional footballer, will spend a few days training with Borussia Dortmund, the German club confirmed Sunday. Britain’s “The Guardian” had quoted the nine-time Olympic champion as saying he had been in touch with the club s coach to...

Invaders beat Rio Bueno 2-1 in Trelawny FA President’s Cup Final

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Invaders Sports Club from Bunkers Hill, are the 2016 Trelawny President’s Cup Final, played in Bounty Hall. From Jamaica Observer: BOUNTY HALL, Trelawny — Invaders SC held off Rio Bueno FC 2-1 on Sunday to win the Trelawny Football Association’s season opening President’s Cup Knock Out played at Bounty Hall. After 72 minutes without a...

Jamaica National and Usain Bolt Foundation Heroes in Action Run on October 16, 2016 in Falmouth

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The second staging of the Jamaica National Foundation Heroes in Action Run, will take place in Falmouth, Trelawny on Sunday, October 16, 2016. Venue will be the at the Historic Falmouth Cruise Port in Trelawny. The inaugural staging of the event took place last year’s Heroes weekend.   #teamJN + @UsainBoltF and #ChildDevelopment Agency at launch of #HeroesInActionRun...