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Yohan Blake is now Jamaica’s 2012 National Champion in 100m and the 200m

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Yohan Blake is now Jamaica’s 2012 National Champion in 100m and the 200m after winning both events at the National Senior Championships this weekend.

Yohan Blake qualified for the 200m in the Olympics in London yesterday after coming in first place in 19.80 seconds.

This is two days after he qualified for the 100m in 9.75 seconds winning with his personal best time and a national record at the stadium.

 

Yohan Blake for Donovan Bailey Invitational in Canada June 16th

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Edmonton welcomes Yohan Blake on June 16th! The Donovan Bailey Invitational is the largest stop on the National Track League’s six-city circuit and showcases Canada’s best track & field athletes amongst international competition.

For more information see Facebook or on the Athletics Festival website. Buy Tickets here.

Sprinter Yohan Blake says his biggest breakthrough has come ahead of schedule

Monday, April 9th, 2012

ON an orange bus in the shadow of the stadium that he shocked stands a man with a gold medal.He is the unexpected hero and, although he is Jamaican, he knows his success is tinged with a mourning song.

Yohan Blake runs 19.26 in 200m

Monday, April 9th, 2012

Yohan Blake ran the world’s leading time of 19.26 in the men’s 200m, taking first place at the final Diamond League meeting in Brussels, Belgium today

‘It’s Not All About Beating Usain’ – Blake Says His Focus Is On Winning Medals

Monday, April 9th, 2012

World 100m champion Yohan Blake has said that his focus is not to beat his training partner and double Olympic champion, Usain Bolt, but to win important medals, while crediting his work ethic for his improvements over the last season.