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News Jamaica » Events: Alia Atkinson and Yona Knight-Wisdom to Represent Jamaica in Aquatic Sports at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

News channel or source: http://jamaicans.com/alia-atkinson-yona-knight-wisdom-jamaica-2018-commonwealth-games/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Alia Atkinson will represent Jamaica in the swimming competitions, while Yona Knight-Wisdom will represent the country in diving events. The Commonwealth Games will be Atkinson’s fourth in a row. She has competed in every staging of the event since 2006.

News Jamaica » Events: Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to meet with diaspora in New York

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/178271/jamaica-tourism-minister-bartlett-meet-diaspora-new-york
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The meetings with stakeholders – such as tour operators, hotel representatives, select ‘Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, and Events (MICE)’ market executives and travel-trade media representatives – are in tandem with the Jamaica Tourist Board ...

News Jamaica » Events: Jamaica to host region's largest tourism marketing event in 2019

News channel or source: http://www.looptt.com/content/jamaica-host-regions-largest-tourism-marketing-event-2019
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Caribbean's largest tourism marketing event will be held in Jamaica next year. The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) officially announced that the 37th edition of Caribbean Travel Marketplace will be held at the Montego Bay Convention ...

News Jamaica » Events: Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez Headed to Dad Jeremy Bieber’s Wedding in Jamaica

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/justin-bieber-and-selena-gomez-headed-to-dad-jeremy-bieber%e2%80%99s-wedding-in-jamaica/ar-BBJndeP
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

According to People, Justin first touched down in Texas on Sunday, picking up Selena for a flight to Jamaica. Selena was spotted in Bieber family photos for the event, but family members have since turned their accounts to private. A source told the ...

News Jamaica » Events: The real story of how Jamaica’s bobsleigh was saved. Hooray beer!

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2018/02/17/the-real-story-of-how-jamaicas-bobsleigh-was-saved-hooray-beer/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Jamaica rented a sleigh for the Games from a club in Winterberg ... which has some uphill — ahem — sledding ahead in the actual event. Sochi medalists Elana Meyers Taylor (silver) and Jamie Greubel Poser (bronze), both of the United States, are ...

News Jamaica » Events: Jamaica's Olympic Bobsleigh Coach Quits, Reportedly Threatens To Take Sled

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/jamaican-bobsleigh-coach-quits-sled_us_5a8559f2e4b0774f31d232bf
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Training for the women’s bobsleigh event in South Korea begins Saturday. The opening heats begin on Tuesday. Team coach Dudley “Tal” Stokes — a member of Jamaica’s famous men’s bobsled team at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada ...

News Jamaica » Events: Winter Olympics 2018: Jamaica's historic female bobsleigh team will 'be ready' despite coach chaos

News channel or source: http://www.sportingnews.com/au/other-sports/news/winter-olympics-2018-jamaica-femal-bobsleigh-team-compete-coach-chaos/xopg8w754bsn13cv05amfhy9q
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Jamaica's historic women's bobsleigh team will still participate ... "What I can say is that we don't expect there to be any changes in equipment going into the Games. "In the unlikely event that we do have a problem what I can guarantee is that on ...

News Jamaica » Events: Still Cool, Still Running: Jamaica Has Kept Bobsled Alive for 30 Years

News channel or source: https://sports.vice.com/en_us/article/59kbab/still-cool-still-running-jamaica-has-kept-bobsled-alive-for-30-years
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

But while Cool Runnings introduced many young Jamaicans to the idea of bobsleigh—Lascelles Brown, who competed for Jamaica in the two-man event at the 2002 Olympics and went on to win silver and bronze medals for Canada in the 2006 and 2010 Olympics ...

News Jamaica » Events: Jamaica Grapples with a Common Symptom of Growth: The Senior Management Gap

News channel or source: http://www.nearshoreamericas.com/jamaica-grapples-with-a-common-symptom-of-growth-the-senior-management-gap/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

There’s no doubt that Jamaica is making great strides in its approach to BPO ... When he’s not attending numerous industry events around the region, Matt spends time exploring Mexico and sampling the many restaurants of CDMX.

News Jamaica » Events: PHOTOS: Ja's Anthony Watson competes in skeleton event at Winter Olympics

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/PHOTOS:_Jas_Anthony_Watson_competes_in_skeleton_event_at_Winter_Olympics?profile=1228
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Jamaica's Anthony Watson slows down at the end of the men's skeleton heat 2 during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, at the Olympic Sliding Centre on February 15, 2018 in Pyeongchang.