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Shelly-Ann Fraser’s Pocket Rocket Foundation gives back

As if we didn’t already know that Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is pure class, she confirmed all the reasons we love her when her Pocket Rocket Foundation donated J$700,000 (US$6800+) in scholarships to seven students in Jamaica last week. The donation underscored many of the things we’ve already seen or recognised in Shelly-Ann, like her firm belief […]

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Super Shelly!

The unstoppable pocket rocket and inspirational islandista Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce did Jamaica and the whole Caribbean proud yesterday when she did the double at the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow. Shelly-Ann was out like a shot and looked quite simply unbeatable early on, even with the formidable challenge of Olympic champion Allyson Felix in […]

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Islandistas Shelly-Ann and VCB shine at the Olympics!

It’s like deja vu all over again – here we are blogging about two of our favourite sporting islandistas – Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Veronica Campbell Brown. Just like we did in 2008. And in 2009. Because that’s just how our islandistas do it! Shelly-Ann just gave me goosebumps and my throat is still raw from […]