Jamaican quarter-miler Verone Chambers has her sight set on breaking the 50sec barrier.

“I think about it. That was the goal coming into this season, but I had some set-back,” she said in a one-on-one with Trackalerts.com in April.

She continued, “that’s the ultimate goal, I really want to run that 50-point”

The former Edwin Allen student/athlete said her 2018 aim was “run as fast as I can”

Verone Chambers working with Sanjay Ayre in Maryland

She is currently working with a new group, conditioned by former Jamaican 400m runner Sanjay Ayre.

Chambers had a few Diamond League in 2017.

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Anthony Foster is a renowned Jamaican sports journalist, honored twice as the Jamaica sports journalist of the year (in 2004 and 2005). His journalistic achievements are globally recognized. Notably, he authored an award-winning article on Usain Bolt, the iconic 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion, and record holder for the sprint double. This significant piece was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony's extensive coverage includes prestigious events such as the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012, and Rio 2016. He has also provided coverage for seven (7) World Athletics Championships held between 2007 and 2022, alongside various other international sporting events. Noteworthy mentions comprise his coverage of the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his cherished experience reporting on the 2004 clash between his favorite football team, Argentina, and the USA.


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