13 championship events for Gibson McCook Relays

first_imgThe prestigious and exciting Gibson McCook Relays, slated for Saturday, February 27, will see the 4×200 metres Girls’ Open and the 4×200 metres for Class One and Two boys upgraded to championship events.These events will be part of a stellar cast of 13 mouthwatering championship showpieces inside what is expected to be a jam-packed National Stadium.The three events have been added by the organisers due to their prominence at the IAAF World Relays in recent years.Local appliance and furniture retail franchise Singer expressed delight with being drawn as sponsor of the 4x100m Institution Men’s Championship race, an event that could see Racers Track Club kingpins Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, and other members of their institution square off against other top-level challengers.Besides Singer, 12 other championship marquee event sponsors were named last Thursday at the Knutsford Court Hotel in New Kingston, ahead of the Gibson McCook Relays’ 40th staging.Advanced Scales and Equipment snapped up the 4x100m high school boys’ Class One Championship, while the 4x100m High School Girls’ Under-19 Championship will be sponsored by Consumer Brand (Oral B).Beverage brand Lucozade will sponsor the 4x100m High School Boys Class Two Championship, while for the girls, Wisynco will sponsor the 4x100m High School Under-17.EVENT SPONSORSThe 4x400m High School Boys’ Open went to SOS Foods Limited and the girls’ equivalent went to CIBC First Caribbean International Bank, while Grace Foods will be the sponsor of the 4x400m Institution Men’s Championship.The 4x400m Institution Men’s Championship will be sponsored by Grace Foods, 4x400m High Schoolgirl’s Open by CIBC First Caribbean, and the 4x400m High School Boys’ Open sponsored by SOS Foods.Jamaica Biscuit Company and Consumer Brands (Head and Shoulders) selected the Boys and Girls’ High School 4x800m Open, respectively.There were 42 sponsored events for the Gibson McCook Relays, which is one of the most prestigious relay meets in the world.It began in 1976 in honour of Kingston College founder Bishop Percival Gibson and was later renamed after Neville ‘Teddy’ McCook.last_img read more

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MASSIVE CROWDS FLOCK TO MCELHINNEYS FOR SUMMER SALE

first_imgHundreds of people queue outside McElhinneys today, for the start of the summer sale.The crowds gathered at McElhinneys today for their massive Summer Sale, with thousands of discounts of up to 50% off the crowds raced to grab their summer bargain. McElhinneys is open today from 10am – 10pm and tomorrow Thursday from 9.30am – 8pm.For all those Brides-to-be don’t miss McElhinneys Bridal Rooms unmissable One Day Exclusive Designer Wedding Dress Sale is also on this Friday 6th June from 9.30am – 8.00pm.Stunning designer wedding dresses from Maggie Sottero, Ian Stuart, Pronovias, Ronald Joyce, Benjamin Roberts, Justin Alexander plus many more clearing with up to a massive 70% off. There will also be a selection of wedding dresses for only €99, sample bridesmaid dresses clearing at €50 and veils and other headwear clearing for at €10. This is definitely a bridal sale that cannot be missed if you are getting married!Most wedding dress offers will be available online at www.mcelhinneysbridalrooms.com. No appointment required. Great sterling cash exchange rate with £1 = €1.20.If you would like further information contact the friendly team on 00353749131217. To find the wedding dress of your dreams at a fraction of the price, get to the one day sale filled with exquisite wedding dresses at McElhinneys Bridal Rooms, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal this Friday 6th June. Shop Instore and online at www.mcelhinneysbridalrooms.comMASSIVE CROWDS FLOCK TO MCELHINNEYS FOR SUMMER SALE was last modified: June 4th, 2014 by John2Share 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) Tags:Businesshome-page featuresMCELHINNEYSnewssummer salelast_img read more

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