Multiple Sports – Director with responsibility : Director Alan Beckford

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May 30, 2018



Special Olympics Jamaica
Prof Aldrick McNab – Chairman
Mrs. Lorna Bell – Executive Director
Ms. Beryl Roper – Secretary
Address: Institute of Sport, National Arena, Room 8, Kingston 6
Phone: 1 (876) 906-0752, 819-2058
Fax: 1 (876) 906-0754
Email: sojamaica@cwjamaica.com
Website: www.specialolympics.org

Through the power of sports, people with intellectual disabilities discover new strengths and abilities, skills and success.


Name of President                              Mr. Leroy Cooke
Telephone number                               5648222 or 819-9526
Email address                                      cookieroy2@gmail.com

Name of General Secretary                 Mrs. Carola Russell
Telephone number                               822-3089 or 970-5094

Email address                                      gordoncarola@hotmail.com or cgordon@utech.edu.jm

 

Association physical address              C/o Department of Sport, University of Technology,     Jamaica, 237 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6

Telephone number(s)                           970-5094-6

Email address                                     Triathlon.jm@gmail.com (Currently inactive)

Website                                  

Social media address(es)                     www.facebook.com/jamaica triathlon association

Date of next elections to be decided – elections are due to be held between March 31 and July 1 annually

 

Jamaica Triathlon Association (JTA) was established in 1997 as the local governing body and authority representing for the sport of Triathlon in Jamaica.  JTA is a non-profit-making organization with the mission to promote and bring greater awareness to the sport of Triathlon throughout Jamaica.  The secretariat for the Association is based at the University of Technology, Jamaica.

 

JTA is governed internationally by the International Triathlon Union (ITU) and is affiliated to the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA).  As a recognized body of JOA, JTA is responsible for selecting triathletes for the Olympic Games and other international competitions and accept and declare records for Triathlon events held in Jamaica or for Triathlon performances achieved by Jamaican citizens or triathletes eligible to represent Jamaica in international competition.  The Association’s National Championship is held annually in December.


The Modern Pentathlon Association (MPA) was formed in 2018. 

  • President – Gary Peart
  • 1st Vice President – Ian McNaughton
  • 2nd Vice President – David Richards
  • Secretary General Maria Morrison