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Series03 Nov 2014

Work, rest and play – Martin Manley

Jamaica’s world youth and Youth Olympic Games 400m champion Martin Manley has proved to be a stellar teenage talent over one lap of the track during the past couple of seasons. The 17-year-old now takes his turn answering our work, rest, play questions.

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Feature05 Sep 2014

Youth Olympic gold saves Manley from turning his back on the 400m

When Martin Manley settled down in the blocks for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games boys’ 400m final inside a steaming hot Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Stadium, he did so with the thought that it could be the last one-lap race of his life.

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Report23 Aug 2014

Hyde sets 110m hurdles world youth best at Youth Olympic games

On a terrific first day of athletics finals inside an electric Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Stadium, the accomplishments of Jamaican hurdling hero Jaheel Hyde even eclipsed the host nation’s multiple gold medal winning display at the second Youth Olympic Games on Saturday (23).

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Feature13 Jul 2013

Rough diamond Manley shines in Donetsk thanks to astute coaching

After three days of competition at the 2013 IAAF World Youth Championships, one name was on the lips of everyone when the issue of who had been the revelation of the Championships so far was discussed: Jamaica’s 400m winner Martin Manley.

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Report12 Jul 2013

Manley causes a big upset to take 400m victory

Jamaica’s 16-year-old Martin Manley ran a tactically perfect 400m final for a surprise victory and to become his country’s first ever IAAF World Youth Championships gold medallist at the event as he set a new world-leading time 45.89.

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Report12 Jul 2013

Double gold for Jamaica while Steeplechase World youth best broken – IAAF World Youth Championships

Jamaica had their best day yet here in Donetsk at the IAAF World Youth Championships, taking gold in the boys’ 110m Hurdles and the 400m, while Ethiopia’s Marese Kahsay set a World youth best in the 2000m Steeplechase on the third day of action.

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