Top Jamaican Sprinters Lead Team To World Athletics Indoor Championships

Tokyo Olympics sprint relay gold medalists Shericka Jackson and Briana Williams headline the country’s team to the World Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade, Serbia from March 18-20. Jackson and Williams will contest the 60 meters.

The other women are quarter milers Roneisha McGregor and Stephenie-Ann McPherson and Junelle Bromfield, who is entered as an alternate.

Natoya Goule will contest the 800 meters, while sprint hurdlers Britany Anderson and Danielle Williams will compete in the 60m hurdles.

Bromfield, McGregor, and McPherson will be joined by Tiffany James, Tovea Jenkins and Janieve Russell in the 4×400 meter pool.
Kimberly Williams in the triple jump and Danniel Thomas-Dodd in the shot put event will be the country’s standard bearer in the field.

Meanwhile, only three men will represent the country at the championship with Christopher Taylor set to run the 400 meters, Olympic bronze medalist Ronald Levy the 60 meter hurdles, and Nigel Ellis the 60 meter dash.

MVP’s Paul Francis has been named head coach. 


MALES: Nigel Ellis (60m), Christopher Taylor (400m), Ronald Levy (60mH)

FEMALES: Shericka Jackson (60m), Briana Williams (60m), Roneisha McGregor (400m), Stephenie-Ann McPherson (400m), Junelle Bromfield (400m Alt), Natoya Goule (800m), Britany Anderson (600mH), Danielle Williams (60mH), Kimberly Williams (Triple Jump), Danniel Thomas-Dodd (Shot Put)

4x400m – Bromfield, McPherson, McGregor, Tiffany James, Tovea Jenkins, and Janieve Russell


Ludlow Watts, Team Manager
Sherone Simpson, Female Team Official
Paul Francis, Head Coach
Lloyd Clarke, Coach
Mark Elliott, Coach
Lennox Graham, Coach
Dr. Warren Blake, Medical Official
Dr. Marlon Reid, Medical Official – Covid-19
Troy Evans, Massage Therapist
Collin Turner, Massage Therapist
Patrick Watson, Massage Therapist

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Edited by Jesus Chan

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