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JAMAICA HOSTS SUCCESSFUL STAGING OF IAAF TRACK MEET

JAMAICA HOSTS SUCCESSFUL STAGING OF IAAF TRACK MEET: The National Stadium was the place to be on May 9, for the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association’s, Jamaica International Invitational Meet (JIIM).  Now in its 12th year, the event welcomed a bevy of Jamaican and international track and field stars. An IAAF World Challenge Meet, JIIM 2015 was co-sponsored by Jamaica Sport, in collaboration with the Jamaica Tourist Board. The Meet attracted world-class athletes including Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Stephanie Ann McPherson, Asafa Powell, Kerron Stewart, Hansel Parchment, Travis Smikle, Novelene William-Mills and Javon Francis.  International competitors included LaShawn Merrit, Allyson Felix, Sanya Richards-Ross, Bershawn Jackson, Vikas Gowda, Jonathan Borlée, Christian Cantwell and Caterine Ibargüen. Many of the athletes posted world-leading times, which augur well for the event and Destination Jamaica. Sports Tourism is an important part of the marketing mix that attracts visitors to Jamaica and during the staging of the JIIM, Kingston had the attention of the track and field world.  Jamaica’s sporting acumen and reputation makes the island one of the best tourist destinations in the world. Through Jamaica Sport, the Jamaica Tourist Board aims to invest in sporting opportunities that will generate positive returns for Jamaica, and promote the island as the premier sporting destination in the region.

 

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