Jamaicans Still Upbeat About Training at Home, says Lawrence


Track and field analyst, Hubert Lawrence, says the fact that several Jamaica athletes are deciding to go overseas to train is not a sign that the dynamic of training at home is coming to an end.

Ristananna Tracey and Jevon Francis are two of the latest Jamaicans who have pull up roots and move overseas to train.

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Lawrence saw those who have moved to training based overseas may just be exploring their options.

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Alrick Swaby is a reporter/producer at Nationwide News Network. He started his career with the now defunct Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation, JBC, in 1995. He has experiences in radio and television broadcasting, reporting and production. He is now on his second stint with Nationwide after rejoining in 2012, Pursuing his passion.