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List of notable or famous coaches from Jamaica, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Jamaica and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Jamaica. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Jamaican coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Jamaica is included when available.

This list includes Mark Johnson, John Barnes and more people.

This historic coaches from Jamaica list can help answer the questions "Who are some Jamaican coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Jamaica?" These prominent coaches of Jamaica may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Jamaican coaches.

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Barrington Gaynor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coaches from Jamaica
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Barrington Gaynor was a Jamaican national football player. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 46 (1965-2011)

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

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Dorian Armand Scott is a Jamaican shot putter. His personal best is 21.45 meters, achieved in March 2008 in Tallahassee, Florida. This is also the Jamaican record. Scott attended Seton Hall Preparatory School in West Orange, New Jersey and Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. He set a national record of 20.34 m to win at the 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: New York, United States of America

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Fabian Davis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Coaches from Jamaica
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Fabian Davis

Fabian Davis is a retired Jamaican football defender or midfielder. On 7 October 2008 to January 2010, he became interim player/coach of Arnett Gardens F.C., after Jerome Waite was sacked following a poor start to the season. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 43

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

John Barnes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coaches from Jamaica
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John Charles Bryan Barnes MBE is a Jamaican-born English former footballer and manager, who currently works as a commentator and pundit for ESPN and SuperSport. During his playing career, Barnes had successful periods at Watford and Liverpool in the 1980s and 1990s, winning the First Division twice, the FA Cup twice, and playing for England 79 times. After a period at Newcastle United, he ended his playing career at Charlton Athletic in 1999. After retiring as a player, Barnes had a brief stint as head coach of Celtic in 1999–2000, working alongside Kenny Dalglish. He took over as manager of the Jamaica national team in 2008, but resigned six months later to become manager at Tranmere ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 54

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

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