• NACAC Championships men's 100m final results: Jamaican Ackeem Blake smashes meeting record with 9.98

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Ackeem Blake from Jamaica prevailed in the men's 100m at the NACAC championships on Saturday afternoon at Grand Bahama Sports Complex in Freeport, Grand Bahama. He clocked a new championship record of 9.98 secs (-0.4 m/s) to finish ahead of American sprinters Kyree King who ran 10.08, and Brandon Carnes, who stopped the clock at 10.12 to take bronze.

“I feel really great winning this final. I just listened to my coach and executed my race like how he taught me in training, and just did that. So I am really proud of myself,” Blake said.

Blake improved the previous championships record of 10.03, set by compatriot Tyquendo Tracey back in 2018 in Toronto, Canada.

Men's 100m final results NACAC Championships 2022 (wind -0.4 m/s)

PlaceAthleteTeamTime
1ACKEEM BLAKEJAM9.98
2KYREE KINGUSA10.08
3BRANDON CARNESUSA10.12
4CEJHAE GREENEANT10.17
5RIKKOI BRATHWAITEIVB10.20
6MONTOYA SHAINER REGINFOCUB10.30
7OSHANE BAILEYJAM10.33
8KURON GRIFFITHBAR10.50
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