Fitzroy Dunkley made up a 10 metres deficit on the final leg as Jamaica stunned their rivals in the men’s 4x400m. Jamaica won in 3:03.14, USA were second in 3:03.25 and Bahamas, third in 3:06.20. In the women’s 4x400m, Jamaica crossed the line in 3:28.32 , ahead of the United States, 3:29.30. Bahamas and Nigeria failed to finish. Jamaica’s team in running order was Stephenie McPherson, Shericka Jackson, Dawnalee Loney and Janieve Russell. PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania Jamaica captured the men’s and women’s 4×400 metres in the USA vs The World contest at the Penn Relays a short while ago.
Choctaw Indian Waylon Gary White DeerA unique famine commemoration walk will take place in Co Donegal this Sunday.Action from Ireland (Afri) announces the first Ballyshannon Famine Walk, in conjunction with the Ballyshannon Regeneration Group, is to be held as part of National Heritage Week. Beginning at 2:15 pm.The walk will proceed from the Famine workhouse in Ballyshannon to the Famine graveyard behind St Annes Church, where a lecture by well known historian Anthony Begley will highlight the afternoon’s activities. “The walk is to honour the memory of Ireland’s Famine dead, and in remembering, to help heal” said Choctaw Indian Waylon Gary White Deer, an Afri organiser.In 1847, the Choctaw donated monies from “meagre resources” to feed Irish Famine victims.“We will also be walking to show solidarity with those who still hunger in a world of plenty” Maire Nic Fhearraigh, another organiser added.“And we are very pleased to be working with the Ballyshannon Regeneration Group, who are hosting this important event” There are no fees for the walk or the lecture, and the public is cordially invited to participate.CHOCTAW INDIAN TO LEAD OFF DONEGAL FAMINE WALK was last modified: August 25th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)