Participants

Tahir WALSH

Tahir WALSH
Birth Date:  24 Feb 1994
Place of Birth:  St. John's
Country of birth:  ANT
Age:  24
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  13
Weight (Kg):  73

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's 200m  
Men's 4 x 100m Relay  

Tahir WALSH - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 13:54
Men's 200m Round 1 - Heat 8
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 21:06
Men's 200m Semifinal 3
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 11:05
Men's 4 x 100m Relay Round 1 - Heat 1
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 100m DSQ

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 4 x 100m Relay 6r1h1 38.44

Hobbies

Supporting English football team Arsenal, cycling, playing football, cricket and volleyball. (Twitter profile, 01 Aug 2016; goblueraiders.com, 2015)


Education: Exercise science at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, USA
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL/NATIONAL: Ted DALEY (ANT) (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016; antiguaobserver.com, 04 Aug 2016)


Sporting relatives

Father Hayden played cricket for Leeward Islands and established Antigua Technical Cricket Academy. (antiguaobserver.com, 22 Mar 2010; espncricinfo.com, 09 Jan 2010)


Injuries

Popliteus tendinitis in knee in 2014 and 2015 and missed three months of competition. (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016)


Reason: Working with his late father Hayden at the local cricket academy raised his interest in sport, which led to athletics training. "I soon discovered a hidden talent and decided to run with it to see how far it would take me." (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016; caribtimes.com, 02 Jun 2013)
Memorable: Gold and silver medals at Isle of Man 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games. (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016)
Hero: Former French footballer Thierry HENRY, Kittitian sprinter Kim COLLINS (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016)
Influence: Mother, and former coach Everton CORNELIUS (ANT). (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016)
Additional information

HONOUR
Antigua and Barbuda's flagbearer at Opening Ceremony of Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games. (singapore2010.sg, 26 Aug 2010)


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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