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We collate a selection of images from the launch of the GV Media photo exhibition entitled ‘The Journey of Champions – 50 years of Jamaica Athletic Excellence’ at the Jamaica High Commission on June 20
Posted: 22/06/2012 05:09 PM

GV Media Group, publishers of The Voice and Weekly Gleaner, has a launched a photographic exhibition entitled ‘The Journey of Champions – 50 years of Jamaica Athletic Excellence’ which charts the amazing exploits of Jamaica’s success in international track and field events.

The launch was held at the Jamaican High Commission on Wednesday, June 20 and will be on display at the Mission until June 29 for members of the public wishing to view it.

Attending the launch were Jamaica’s High Commissioner to the UK, Ms Aloun Assamba and Chairman of the Gleaner Company Ltd Mr Oliver Clarke both of whom gave short address. Declaring the exhibition open was GVM managing director who said the exhibition was a “truly a nostalgic journey into Jamaica’s pre and post Independence athletic involvement and successes.”

After the High Commission, the exhibition will move on to Birmingham in July and will be at Jamaica House in the O2 entertainment complex, Greenwich, in August during the Olympics games.
Also launched at the event was a commemorative book in recognition of Jamaica’s 50th anniversary entitled “Golden Moments” published by the Gleaner newspaper in association with Ian Randall Publishers which on sale for £25 plus postage.