Will Praught-Leer's steeplechase gold herald a new era of track and field for Jamaica?

By April 11, 2018

Aisha Praught-Leer won Jamaica's first major title in the 3000-metre steeplechase at the Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast. The question is, will that victory mean more middle and long-distance runners will come from the Caribbean island?

Paul-Andre Walker

Paul-Andre is the Managing Editor at SportsMax.tv. He comes to the role with almost 20 years of experience as journalist. That experience includes all facets of media. He began as a sports Journalist in 2001, quickly moving into radio, where he was an editor before becoming a news editor and then an entertainment editor with one of the biggest media houses in the Caribbean.

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