Kendra Harrison & Ajee Wilson Down to Compete at Racers Grand Prix


Americans Kendra Harrison and Ajee Wilson, as well as Jamaica’s Yohan Blake, are the latest athletes to be confirmed for the Racers Grand Prix, at the National Stadium, on June 8.

Harrison, who’s the 100-metres hurdles world record holder, is in good form after posting a world-leading 12.47-seconds in winning her pet event on Saturday.

Wilson was third at the Doha Diamond League in a time of 1.58.83-seconds.Blake has been showing good form with 9.98-seconds in the men’s 100-metres in Clermont, Florida.

Asafa Powell, Daniel Thomas-Dodd, Queen Harrison, and Hansle Parchment are also down to compete at the meet.


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.

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