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‘The Jet’ Works Toward Rio After Winning Three Medals

By Tatum Marshall
Originally posted February 27, 2016, NBC Los Angeles By: Lolita Lopez ‘The Jet’ Works Toward Rio After Winning Three Medals Gardena-native Carmelita “The Jet” Jeter, a three-time medalist, is working toward Rio and the 2016 Olympics.… More | Posted: March 1, 2016

What You Don’t Know About: Being a Sprinter

By mattcastellan
Originally Posted: October 19, 2015, By, Carmelita Jeter, Sprinter Have you ever been cornered and asked, “So, what do you do?” Or maybe, “What’s your major?” Sometimes, it can be tough be explain.… More | Posted: October 19, 2015

Carmelita Jeter Runs First Races Since August

By stantoncompany
Olympic 100m silver medalist Carmelita Jeter quietly returned to competition for the first time since August, running 11.27 and 11.32 seconds in the last week, according to the Times of San Diego.… More | Posted: June 20, 2014

Carmelita Jeter Honored at The Hall of Game Awards

By stantoncompany
Tune in to see the Carmelita Jeter honored at the Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards tonight at 7 pm EST on Cartoon Network.… More | Posted: February 11, 2013

All I Want For Christmas Is…

By stantoncompany
When it comes to wish lists, most U.S. athletes have an Olympic medal somewhere near the top.… More | Posted: December 21, 2012

Olympic Champions Gabby Douglas, Carmelita Jeter, Sanya Richards-Ross & Allyson Felix Cover Essence Magazine

By stantoncompany
2012 Olympic Champions Cover Essence Magazine The Olympics may be well over, but the champions who made history and won it all are still shining.… More | Posted: November 27, 2012

Olympian Carmelita Jeter reaches her “Breaking Point”

By stantoncompany
From the myriad of predatory camera flashes hunting the defining, indelible image of a split moment in time emerges with the design of bringing to captivity the sporting instance that will earn its unique epithet and set the historic narrative often relegating its athletic participants to an inescapable fate of either glorious triumph or agonizing defeat.… More | Posted: October 15, 2012

Carmelita Jeter to appear on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

By stantoncompany
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Dave Matthews Band, Allison Janney, Carmelita Jeter and Tea Time with Sophia Grace & Rosie Catch Carmelita Jeter on The Ellen DeGeneres Show as she races Allison Janney.… More | Posted: September 12, 2012

Lashinda Demus: Overcoming Hurdles

By stantoncompany
Despite missed opportunities, world champion hurdler Lashinda Demus has bounced back from depression and is ready to sprint to Olympic gold.… More | Posted: August 16, 2012