Pictures from the 2015 S.W. Isaac Henry Track & Field Inaugural Invitational Meet
S.W. Isaac Henry Track & Field Inaugural Invitational Meet
The S.W. Isaac Henry Track & Field inaugural Invitational Meet was held on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the National Stadium in Kingston, Jamaica. The Meet was organized and run by the Jamaican Chapter of the STATHS Alumni Association. Aleeshia Bailey, Public Relations Officer of the New York Chapter of the STATHSNE Alumni Association liasoned with the Jamaican Chapter and worked tirelessly at securing sponsorships for races and field events, medals, meals and various other funding for the event.
Tropical Blue Natural Spring Water was the main sponsor of this inaugural Invitational along with Associate Sponsors Greater Portmore Pharmacy and La Vega Pharmacy. Product Sponsor was Honey Bun. Event Sponsors consisted of Jamaican local businesses, individual alumni members and combined members of various graduating classes.
The Invitational Meet was well represented by athletes from schools all over Jamaica including host St. Andrew Technical High School, Kingston College, Jamaica College, St. Jago High School, Spaulding High School, Camperdown High, G. C. Foster College and other schools from all over the country.
Michael Fray and Ruth Williams-Simpson both alumni of STATHS and Olympians were the Honorees of this historical Meet and were at hand to be acknowledged by the crowd.
The feature race the 4x800 meters boys and girls relay had a cash prize of $50,000 and was won by Kingston College and Spaulding High School respectively.