A reception was held at the G.C. Foster College on Monday July 1, 2013 in honour of the athletes who made the team to represent Jamaica at the World University Games, the Central American and Caribbean Games, and the IAAF World Championships. The Guest Speaker, Dr. Orville Taylor, Sociologist at the UWI charged the athletes stating that in achieving great success, they must not forget where they are coming from. Dr. Taylor also highlighted the contributions that G.C. Foster College has made to the Sporting Sector in Jamaica.