Name Jason Young
|Event(s) 100 metres, 200 metres|
Coached by Glen Mills
College team UWI Mona
Club Racers Track Club
|Born 21 March 1991 (age 24) (1991-03-21) Jamaica|
Personal best(s) 100 metres: 10.06 (+1.0 m/s) (Luzern 2012) 200 metres: 19.86 (+1.5 m/s) (Luzern 2012)
Education University of the West Indies
Jason Young (born 21 March 1991) is a Jamaican sprinter, competing in the 100 metres and 200 metres.
Jason is a student at University of the West Indies, Mona and won a joint silver medal in the 200 m at the 2011 Summer Universiade.
Young attracted attention in July 2012 when he set a massive new personal best of 19.86 s in the 200 metres at the Spitzen Leichtathletik meeting in Lucerne, beating Warren Weir. Earlier in the evening he had set a new personal best of 10.06 s in the 100 metres.