Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 09, 2019 (SKNVIBES): “
It was a valiant effort by Jason Rogers in the 100m finals at the Pan Am Games in Lima, Peru, but unfortunately he was unable to win a medal. Jason finished 7th with a time of 10.46 seconds behind -eventual winner Michael Rodgers from the USA who ran a time of 10.06 seconds. After the race, Jason said he tried his best to execute the race.
Considering this was his first competitive race coming off injury, making it to the finals is a major accomplishment. This event gave Jason an opportunity to see how his body reacts to competition after a lengthy absence. “In the past my first race would be like very slow but my body has responded very good for my first race.