Two-time Olympic Games sprint double champion Elaine Thompson-Herah is set to compete in Heat 3 of the women’s 100m at Saturday’s (April 22) Velocity Fest 13, alongside world U20 100-meter champion Tina Clayton and former World U20 sprint double champion Briana Willams.
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Velocity Fest 13, a World Athletics Continental Tour Challenger, will be live-streamed on our TrackalertsTv YouTube channel starting at 5 pm on Saturday.
Heat 3 will see Thompson-Herah starting from lane five, Clayton from lane four, and Williams from lane three.
Jura Levy, Shockoria Wallace, Krystal Sloley, and Mickaell Moodie also to participate
Other participants in the heat include former Jamaica 100-meter champion Jura Levy, who will start in lane two, and Rohanna Wright, who will run out of lane one. Shockoria Wallace from MVP, Krystal Sloley from MVP, and Mickaell Moodie from GC Foster College will also feature in the heat.
The top athletes from each heat will advance to the final, which promises to be a thrilling race with some of Jamaica’s finest sprinters vying for the top spot and aiming to set down some good times.