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CHAMPS 2012 Highlights

Published:Monday | April 2, 2012 | 12:00 AM
Asafa Powell poses with some young fans at the National Stadium last Friday.
Winner Adrianna Brown (left) of St Elizabeth Technical in a close fight with Holmwood Technical's Janeive Russell, who is put off by hitting the hurdles in the girls' Open 400m hurdles final last Friday. - Ricardo Makyn/Staff Photographer
Calabar's head coach Michael Clarke is carried around the track by athetes after the school's victory on Saturday.
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce participating in the opening ceremony.
Calabar's Alex Hutton (left) gives a congratulatory hug to Kingston College's Chad Miller, who won the boys' Class 2 800m finals on Saturday.
Edwin Allen athletes celebrating the school's victory on the final day of the ISSA/GraceKennedy Championships on Saturday.
Edwin Allen athletes having a great time in the stands as their school romp to victory on Saturday.
Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller in the grandstand on the final day of the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls' Championships on Saturday.
Kingston College's Sanj Powell celebrates his victory in the boys' Class 1 800m on Saturday.

After four intense and colourful days of track and field, Calabar High, in its 100th year, on the weekend won its 22nd ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys' Championships title.

At the same time, Edwin Allen High School from Frankfield, Clarendon, won their first title, when they dethroned Holmwood Technical High for the girls' crown.

Photographer Ricardo Makyn was at the championships and captured some of the epic scenes.




Jamaica College's Javarn Gallimore is congratulated by a teammate after winning the boys' Open 400m hurdles final last Friday.