P. J. Patterson, former Jamaican Prime Minister has decided to come out of retirement to represent ace Jamaican sprinter and Olympic gold medalist Veronica Campbell-Brown in a dope hearing case.
Campbell-Brown was tested positive for a banned substance at the IAAF World Challenge meeting held at the National Stadium in May.
64-Year-Old Diana Nyad Swims From Cuba To Florida
United States endurance swimmer Diana Nyad has become the first person ever to swim from Cuba to Florida without the help of a shark cage.
After about 53 hours of arduous swimming, Nyad reached shore at a Key West beach, in Florida, amidst a crowd of cheering supporters.
The crossing of the of the 110-mile (177 km) wide Florida Straits left Nyad dazed, sunburned and fatigued.
This was her fifth attempt in a lifelong dream which she has now finally realized.