Alphanso Cunningham just won the gold medal in the men’s F52/53 Javelin at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. He threw 21.84 metres – a regional record.
Alphanso said: “This is for Jamaica, land we love”
Coach Sinclair said : Alphanso was superb. He was supreme and his hard work has paid off handsomely”
President Samuda said: “Alphanso did the country proud. It was an authoritative performance from a man accustomed to being at the top of the podium.”
Kerry Lee Ricketts, Massage Therapist, who was with our Olympic team in June and who is doing working with our team at the paralympic games said: This is an inspirational moment. This is a bigger inspiration than the olympic games as they have overcome challenges and have done us all proud. Bravo!”