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Perry jogs into 200m final

National senior sprint champion Rupert Perry had his first run on home soil yesterday since returning from a High Performance Training Centre in Jamaica and  easily qualified for the men’s 200 metres finals of the Guyana Defence Force annual athletics championships.

Kadecia Baird to miss U-23 South American games

-Stephan James expected to be a shoo-in for Under-23 National and South American teams

United States of America-based World Junior 400 metres silver medallist Kadecia Baird will miss the upcoming Under-23 South American Junior Champion-ships president of the Athletics Association of Guyana Colin Boyce said yesterday.

Athletes must be professionals not part-time amateurs

-Says GOA boss K. Juman-Yassin

President of the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA), KA Juman Yassin has concluded that for Guyana to do better at world class competitions such as the just-concluded London Olympic Games, more investment must be made to help the athletes to become professionals instead of being part-time competitors.

Invest in sports at the schools level

-says GOA’s Juman Yassin

-wants Lotto funds to go to sports President of the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) KA Juman Yassin believes that investing in sports at the school level will help benefit the nation in the long run.

Pompey best bet to land Guyana’s second Olympic medal

With Guyana failing to medal in both swimming and judo, two out of the three sporting disciplines they are participating in at the 2012 London Olympics, all eyes will now be on the track and field segment for a possible medal when the competition runs off tomorrow at the London Olympic Stadium.

No easy task!

-Track and field coach urges Guyanese public to be patient with our athletes

Bags were packed and the time finally came  for the 2012 Guyanese contingent for the London Olympics to depart  Olympic House for the Cheddi Jagan International Airport at 11:00hrs on Wednesday.

HQ maintains winning ways

Defending champions Headquarters captured yet another championship when the annual Track and Field Police Championships concluded yesterday at the Police Sports Club ground, Eve Leary.