#ReadySetRio: Today’s Olympics schedule for Jamaican athletes

Sports August 15, 2016

Jamaica’s Shericka Jackson reacts after competing in the Women’s 400m semi-final during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 14, 2016. (Photo: AFP)

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Several Jamaicans will hit the track for Olympic events today, with Yona Knight-Wisdom also making his Olympic debut in diving.

See the events in which Jamaicans will participate for Monday, August 15, below:

Morning session

Men’s Triple Jump (Qualification Round) 7:30 am

 Clive Pullen

Women’s 200m (Round one) 7:30 am

Veronica Campbell-Brown

Simone Facey

Elaine Thompson

Women’s 3000M Steeplechase (Final) 9:15 am

Aisha Praught

Men’s 400m Hurdles (Round one) 9:35 am

Roxroy Cato

Jaheel Hyde

Annsert Whyte

Evening session

Men’s 3M Springboard (Preliminaries) 1:15 pm

Yona Knight-Wisdom

Women’s Discus Throw (Qualification Round) 6:30 pm

Tarasue Barnett

Kellion Knibb

Shadae Lawrence

Men’s 110M Hurdles (Round one) 6:40 pm

Deuce Carter

Omar McLeod

Andrew Riley

Women’s 400M Hurdles (Round one) 7:30 pm

Leah Nugent

Janieve Russell

Ristananna Tracey

Women’s 400m (Final) 8:45 pm

Shericka Jackson

Stephenie Ann McPherson

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