Entries close today for Queen's-Grace Jackson Invitational Meet

January 23, 2017
Fedrick Dacres in the Men's Discuss throw at the Queen's Grace Jackson Meet at the National Stadium on Sunday January 31, 2016.

The Queen's School Past Students' Association Sports Development Committee will host the 16th staging of the annual Queen's-Grace Jackson Invitational Meet on Saturday 28 at the National Stadium.

The meet remains a qualifying meet for the Boys & Girls' Athletic Championships and continues to serve as a season opener for many elite and professional athletes.

The order of events include but is not limited to 200-metre, 400-metre, 4x4 metre, hurdles, long jump, high jump and shot put events. There will be two special races in the 100 metres and 60 metres for elite athletes, male and female.

The event with commence at 8:30 a.m. with seating in the grandstand only.

Competitors of the meet will comprise of track teams from varying secondary/high schools from urban and rural Jamaica. Additionally, competitors from the major athletics clubs, including MVP/UTECH, Racers Track Club (UWI), G.C. Foster, among others are also expected to compete. Registration will only be online via www.ondirun.com.jm. Registration closes today at midnight.

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