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Height:
 6’5? (1.95 metres)
 
Weight:
 207 pounds (94 kg)
 
Place of Birth:
 Trelawny, Jamaica
 
Nationality:
 Jamaican
 
Date of Birth:
 21 August 1986
 
Place of Residence:
 Kingston, Jamaica
 

World Records


100m – 9.58 seconds
 Berlin, 2009
 
200m – 19.19 seconds
 Berlin, 2009
 
4x100m – 36.84 seconds
 London, 2012
 

Olympic Gold Medals


100m – 9.69 seconds
 Beijing, 2008
 
100m – 9.63 seconds
 London, 2012
 
200m – 19.30 seconds
 Beijing, 2008
 
200m – 19.32 seconds
 London, 2012
 
4x100m – 37.10 seconds
 Beijing, 2008
 
4x100m – 36.84 seconds
 London, 2012
 

World Champion- ship Gold Medals


100m – 9.58 seconds
 Berlin, 2009
 
200m – 19.19 seconds
 Berlin, 2009
 
200m – 19.40 seconds
 Daegu, 2011
 
4x100m – 37.31 seconds
 Berlin, 2009
 
4x100m – 37.04 seconds
 Daegu, 2011
 

World Junior Records


200m – 19.93 seconds
 Kingston, 2002
 

World Junior Champion- ship Gold Medals


200m – 20.61 seconds
 Kingston, 2004

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November 5, 2012 – 12:42 pm |
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Sir B, born Byron Ellington, was born in Jamaica from the Rockfort area in Kingston 2. As a youth he grew fascinated with reggae music and was lured by the powerful sound system masters, such …

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Noel Harry

September 17, 2012 – 2:32 pm |
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Kris Kelli

September 16, 2012 – 9:09 pm |
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In 2002, an average night of karaoke for the not so average Jamaican beauty, Kristen Kelli Ann McGregor, became the night the 17 year old was renamed and revived as the Reggae/Pop sensation “Kris Kelli”.
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Raine Seville

September 10, 2012 – 8:14 pm |
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Etana

September 9, 2012 – 10:23 pm |
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Christopher Martin

September 9, 2012 – 5:35 pm |
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September 9, 2012 – 3:15 pm |
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Yohan Blake

September 8, 2012 – 2:34 am |
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A new sprint star was born in the space of 20 days in 2011. His name? Yohan Blake.  The 21-year-old Jamaican had gone into the year touted as a sprinting prodigy and the man most …

Warren Weir

September 8, 2012 – 2:14 am |
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Warren Weir (born October 1989) is a Jamaican sprinter, who specialises in the 200 metres. He was the bronze medallist in the event at the 2012 London Olympics, helping Jamaica sweep the medals. He set …