Garth Gayle

2nd Vice President

Garth Gayle is a well known Educator and Sport Personality and holds a Master of Science in Education from the Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA


Garth’s track record as a Sport Administrator and Sport Educator is well respected.

He is currently:

Secretary General of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (J.A.A.A.);

Principal of the Charlie Smith High School;

Member – IAAF Technical Committee; and

Member – NACAC Council.

He has held the following positions and garnered significant experience in sport administration and team management

Jamaica Athletic Team Manager to the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Scotland;

Chef de Mission to the 2010 CAC Games Mayaguez, Puerto Rico;

Co-Manager of the team to the 2006 NACAC/IAAF World Cup in Athletics Athens, Greece;

Assistant Camp Co-ordinator for the 2006 11th IAAF World Junior Athletics Championships Beijing, China;


In recognition of his outstanding service in the fields of sport and education, Garth has been the recipient of numerous awards some of which are as follows:

Outstanding service to the Jamaica Teachers Association;

Outstanding contribution to Education and Sports from Kingston Bookshop;

Ministry of Education Guidance Counselor Region 6 2nd runner up for support to the School’s Guidance and Counseling Programme;

Special Award in recognition for outstanding contribution from Excelsior Community College; and

Prime Ministers Medal for service to track and field, Beijing Olympics