Monday, August 27, 2007
Churandy Martina 5th in 100 m men World Championship
Churandy Martina, (with red suit in lane 8) the young athlete from Curacao finished in 5th position at the 100 m men final at the IAAF athletic world championships in Osaka. Tyson Gay, the only American in the final became the world champion beating his rival, world record holder Asafa Powell from Jamaica, who ended third. Surprisingly Derrick Atkins from the Bahamas got silver to complete our Caribbean party!