Archibald chasing Olympic dream – —knocking on Tokyo’s door in both the long jump and the 100m

—knocking on Tokyo’s door in both the long jump and the 100m


With two wins in two outings in the long jumps (8.10m and 8.07m) and the 100m (10.21s and 10.24s) this season, star athlete, Emanuel Archibald is knocking at the door to Toyko. (Emmerson Campbell photos)

Emanuel Archibald is a local track and field star jumping and running through life chasing his dreams. 

His biggest dream? Representing the Golden Arrowhead at the XXXII Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan this summer. 

The 26 year-old from Linden, along with his coach, Johnny Gravesande, believes he has the potential to take his talents to ‘The Land of the Rising Sun’ and even climb the podium steps.