ROGERS Jason < Back  
Sport Athletics
CGA St. Kitts & Nevis   
Gender Men
Born 31 Aug 1991 in Sandy Point Town, SKN
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Daughter J'Rae [2017]
Residence Sandy Point Town, SKN
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He took up running at age six at Sandy Point Primary School in Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Why this sport? His mother introduced him to running, and he enjoyed it.
Name of coach Justin Kavanaugh [personal]
General Interest
Nicknames Run Like Hell (Athlete, 02 Aug 2021)
Hobbies Video games, farming. (Athlete, 02 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning a bronze medal in the men's 4x100m relay at the 2011 World Championships in Daegu, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 02 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career Coach Justin Kavanaugh. (Athlete, 02 Aug 2021)
Injuries In 2019 he was out for six months due to a hip injury, recovering in time to compete at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. (Facebook page, 08 Aug 2019; sknpulse.com, 07 Aug 2019; Athlete, 02 Aug 2021)

In late 2008 he was a passenger alongside his brother when their vehicle was involved in a head-on collision with an overtaking truck. He sustained a large gash to his left hamstring. The weakness in his left leg caused strain to his right hip for the following three months. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016; sknaaa.com, 21 Mar 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Leave it all on the track." (Athlete, 02 Aug 2021)