1992 CARIFTA Games

The 21st CARIFTA Games was held in Nassau, Bahamas, on April 18–20, 1992.

XXI CARIFTA Games
DatesApril 18–20
Host cityNassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
LevelJunior and Youth
Events53
Participationabout 236 athletes from
about 19 nations

Participation (unofficial)Edit

Detailed result lists can be found on the "World Junior Athletics History" website.[1] An unofficial count yields the number of about 236 athletes (141 junior (under-20) and 95 youth (under-17)) from about 19 countries: Antigua and Barbuda (2), Bahamas (51), Barbados (19), Belize (2), Bermuda (15), British Virgin Islands (4), Cayman Islands (10), Dominica (4), French Guiana (2), Grenada (6), Guadeloupe (20), Guyana (3), Jamaica (58), Martinique (7), Saint Kitts and Nevis (4), Saint Lucia (11), Suriname (1), Trinidad and Tobago (16), Turks and Caicos Islands (1).

Austin Sealy AwardEdit

The Austin Sealy Trophy for the most outstanding athlete of the games was awarded to Claudine Williams from Jamaica.[2][3] She won 2 gold medals (400m, and 800m) in the youth (U-17) category, and a further gold medal in the 4 × 400m relay in the junior (U-20) category.

Medal summaryEdit

Medal winners are published by category: Boys under 20 (Junior),[4] Girls under 20 (Junior),[5] Boys under 17 (Youth).[6] and Girls under 17 (Youth).[7] Complete results can be found on the "World Junior Athletics History" website.[1]

Boys under 20 (Junior)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres   Jason Shelton (JAM) 10.47w   Chris Lambert (TRI) 10.56w   Jahzeel Gayle (JAM) 10.57w
200 metres   Carl McPherson (JAM) 21.22w   Jahzeel Gayle (JAM) 21.26w   Theron Cooper (BAH) 21.43w
400 metres   Greg Haughton (JAM) 47.55   Carl McPherson (JAM) 47.76   Theron Cooper (BAH) 48.75
800 metres   Lennox Ellis (BAR) 1:52.29   Bruno Latcha (GLP) 1:52.50   David Nancy (MTQ) 1:52.75
1500 metres   Lennox Ellis (BAR) 4:00.75   Orville Clarke (JAM) 4:01.50   David Nancy (MTQ) 4:02.02
5000 metres   David Bell (BAH) 15:46.68   Alvarez Symonette (BAH) 15:58.36   Preston Campbell (JAM) 16:18.55
110 metres hurdles   Christian Cinélu (MTQ) 15.02   Neil Gardner (JAM) 15.04   Leon Gordon (JAM) 15.18
400 metres hurdles   Ian Weakley (JAM) 53.05   Edward Clarke (JAM) 53.53   Jason Hanna (BAH) 55.34
High jump   Victor Houston (BAR) 2.08   Dennis Fearon (JAM) 2.08   Neil Gardner (JAM) 2.05
Pole vault   Shawn Cousins (JAM) 3.70   Kenny Moxey (BAH) 2.74
Long jump   Keita Cline (IVB) 7.61w   Leon Gordon (JAM) 7.44w   Carlos Mingoes (JAM) 7.27w
Triple jump   Keita Cline (IVB) 16.20w   Victor Houston (BAR) 15.12w   Carlos Mingoes (JAM) 14.67
Shot put   Olu Tinubu (BAH) 14.50   Howard Brown (JAM) 13.90   Dave Taylor (BAR) 13.32
Discus throw   Olu Tinubu (BAH) 47.78   Nigel Green (JAM) 43.95   Howard Brown (JAM) 43.50
Javelin throw   Jermaine Curry (BAH) 63.11   Gavin Gill (LCA) 58.55   Michael Vincent (GRN) 57.66
4 × 100 metres relay   Jamaica
Leon Gordon
Jason Shelton
Mark Blake
Jahzeel Gayle
41.23   Barbados
Victor Houston
Thaniya Lopez
Ryan Roach
Obadele Thompson
41.84   Bahamas
Carlos Albury
Judson Jervis
Theron Cooper
Alfred Stubbs
41.85
4 × 400 metres relay   Barbados 3:16.92   Bahamas 3:20.28   Bermuda
Marco Perinchief
Tony Bean
Anthony Wedderburn
Devon Bean
3:22.17

Girls under 20 (Junior)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(4.7 m/s)
  Christine Arron (GLP) 11.31w   Savatheda Fynes (BAH) 11.52w   Dedra Davis (BAH) 11.61w
200 metres
(3.1 m/s)
  Savatheda Fynes (BAH) 23.49w   Carmetta McKay (BAH) 23.91w   Maxine Dawkins (JAM) 24.22w
400 metres   Ellen Grant (JAM) 54.83   Wynsome Cole (JAM) 55.31   Carmetta McKay (BAH) 55.73
800 metres   Dawn Williams (DMA) 2:11.89   Vernetta Rolle (BAH) 2:12.50   Michelle Clarke (JAM) 2:13.95
1500 metres   Janice Turner (JAM) 4:36.80   Michelle Clarke (JAM) 4:38.76   Charmaine Thomas (ATG) 4:49.44
3000 metres   Evette Turner (JAM) 9:58.48   Joylett Simpson (JAM) 10:30.24   Geraldine McQueen (GRN) 10:43.21
100 metres hurdles   Delloreen Ennis (JAM) 13.92   Nadège Joseph (GUF) 14.08   Brigitte Foster (JAM) 14.19
400 metres hurdles   Wynsome Cole (JAM) 60.56   Arniece McPhee (BAH) 63.30   Sharmaine McKenzie (BAH) 64.78
High jump   Najuma Fletcher (GUY) 1.75   Lacena Golding (JAM) 1.66   Urania Joseph (LCA) 1.63
Long jump   Dedra Davis (BAH) 6.30   Lacena Golding (JAM) 6.15w   Suzette Lee (JAM) 5.97w
Shot put   Dominique Perroni (MTQ) 12.81   Maxine McKenzie (JAM) 12.61   Anne-Marie Marival (GLP) 12.56
Discus throw   Olivia McKoy (JAM) 37.86   Maxine McKenzie (JAM) 37.12   Murielle Flamand (MTQ) 37.04
Javelin throw   Patricia Scotland (BER) 43.70   Marsha Mark (TRI) 42.39   Olivia McKoy (JAM) 36.37
4 × 100 metres relay   Jamaica
Beverley Langley
Bridgette Edwards
Kerry-Ann Richards
Maxine Dawkins
45.54   Bahamas
Debbie Ferguson
Carmetta Mackey
Dedra Davis
Savatheda Fynes
45.61   Guadeloupe
Sandra Citté
Viviane Sildillia
Stéphanie Sylvestre
Christine Arron
45.79
4 × 400 metres relay   Jamaica
Ellen Grant
Tanya Jarrett
Suzette Lee
Claudine Williams
3:40.74   Bahamas
Debbie Ferguson
Vernetta Rolle
Tonique Williams
Savatheda Fynes
3:42.37   Saint Lucia
Nadine Pascal
Michelle Baptiste
Urania Joseph
Vernetta Lesforis
4:05.94

Boys under 17 (Youth)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres   Obadele Thompson (BAR) 10.59w   Mark Blake (JAM) 10.77w   Jimmy Elmin (MTQ) 10.80w
200 metres   Davian Clarke (JAM) 21.52   Obadele Thompson (BAR) 21.61   Ryan Roach (BAR) 22.40
400 metres   Davian Clarke (JAM) 47.75   Mark Blake (JAM) 48.99   Garth Chadband (TRI) 49.72
800 metres   Howard Reid (JAM) 2:00.19   Shariff Taylor (BER) 2:00.22   Angelito Davis (JAM) 2:01.18
1500 metres   Howard Reid (JAM) 4:13.05   Shawn Martin (JAM) 4:13.62   Fitzroy Davis (DMA) 4:26.15
High jump   Stephen Woodley (BER) 1.97   Rohan Simons (BER) 1.94   Ricardo Jacques (BAH) 1.94
Long jump   Lancelot Gooden (JAM) 7.00w   Stephen Woodley (BER) 6.92w   Alvaro McDonald (BAH) 6.90w
Triple jump   Stephen Woodley (BER) 14.29   Samuel Lefleur (BAH) 13.88   Emmanuel Bergoz (MTQ) 13.62
Shot put   Hose Hilton (BAH) 15.26   Olivier Andirin (GLP) 13.85   Hubert Knight (JAM) 13.36
Discus throw   Anthony Alexander (TRI) 46.46   Hose Hilton (BAH) 42.68   Dominic Powell (CAY) 41.48
Javelin throw   Selwyn Smith (GRN) 57.39   Julian Mangal (BAR) 56.85   Dominic Powell (CAY) 53.53

Girls under 17 (Youth)Edit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres   Debbie Ferguson (BAH) 11.79   Beverley Langley (JAM) 11.81   Patricia Buval (MTQ) 11.83
200 metres   Beverley Langley (JAM) 23.60w   Debbie Ferguson (BAH) 23.97w   Kerry-Ann Richards (JAM) 24.15w
400 metres   Claudine Williams (JAM) 53.50   Debbie Ferguson (BAH) 54.68   Tanya Jarrett (JAM) 54.87
800 metres   Claudine Williams (JAM) 2:12.31   Tanya Jarrett (JAM) 2:21.82   Claudine Pascal (LCA) 2:26.62
1500 metres   Evette Turner (JAM) 4:40.26   Joylett Simpson (JAM) 4:44.44   Geraldine McQueen (GRN) 4:51.65
High jump   Lisa Wright (JAM) 1.71   Jill Eneas (BAH) 1.71   Tanya Wildgoose (BAH) 1.71
Long jump   Lisa Wright (JAM) 5.88w   Ronalee Davis (JAM) 5.79w   Michelle Baptiste (LCA) 5.50w
Shot put   Paula Mascoll (BAR) 11.01   Paulette Rolle (BAH) 10.50   Megan Colebrook (BAH) 9.99
Discus throw   Marsha Turner (JAM) 32.94   Megan Colebrook (BAH) 31.81   Natalie Paul (TRI) 31.80
Javelin throw   Cleopatra Francis (TRI) 34.20   Shenique Musgrove (BAH) 30.96   Susan Borden (CAY) 28.40

Medal table (unofficial)Edit

  *   Host nation (Bahamas)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Jamaica (JAM)26231665
2  Bahamas (BAH)*8171136
3  Barbados (BAR)64212
4  Bermuda (BER)3317
5  Trinidad and Tobago (TTO)2226
6  Martinique (MTQ)2068
7  British Virgin Islands (IVB)2002
8  Guadeloupe (GLP)1225
9  Grenada (GRN)1034
10  Dominica (DMA)1012
11  Guyana (GUY)1001
12  Saint Lucia (LCA)0145
13  French Guiana (GUF)0101
14  Cayman Islands (CAY)0033
15  Antigua and Barbuda (ATG)0011
Totals (15 nations)535352158


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b World Junior Athletics History, WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"), retrieved October 8, 2011
  2. ^ Carifta Games Magazine, Part 2 (PDF), Carifta Games 2011, archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-04-25, retrieved Oct 12, 2011
  3. ^ Carifta Games Magazine, Part 3 (PDF), Carifta Games 2011, archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-04-25, retrieved Oct 12, 2011
  4. ^ "CARIFTA GAMES (UNDER 20 MEN)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved October 8, 2011
  5. ^ "CARIFTA GAMES (UNDER 20 WOMEN)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved October 8, 2011
  6. ^ "CARIFTA GAMES (UNDER 17 BOYS)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved October 8, 2011
  7. ^ "CARIFTA GAMES (UNDER 17 GIRLS)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved October 8, 2011

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