Participants

Janet AMPONSAH

Janet AMPONSAH
    Athletics
Birth Date:  12 Apr 1993
Place of Birth:  KUMASI
Country of birth:  GHA
Age:  25
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  168
Weight (Kg):  65

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 200m  
Women's 4 x 100m Relay 5

Janet AMPONSAH - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 12:34
Women's 200m Round 1 - Heat 3
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 20:18
Women's 200m Semifinal 2
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 14:57
Gold Medal Event Women's 4 x 100m Relay Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 4 x 100m Relay 2 45.24
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's 200m DSQ -
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 100m 7s1 12.03
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 200m 6s2 24.44

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 4 x 100m Relay 8r1h1 43.37
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 200m 6r1h4 23.67

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 200m 4r1h5 23.77
2017 London, GBR Women's 4 x 100m Relay 6r1h1 43.68
2013 Moscow, RUS Women's 200m 7r1h1 24.07

Occupation: Athlete
Education: Health studies, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, USA
Languages spoken: English
Coach: PERSONAL: Dean HAYES (USA) (Athlete, 17 Aug 2016)
Hero: Nigerian sprinter and long jumper Blessing OKAGBARE (Athlete, 17 Aug 2016)
Influence: Brother (Athlete, 17 Aug 2016)
Additional information

HONOUR
Ghana's flagbearer at Opening Ceremony of Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (Games News Service, 24 Jul 2014)


VISA ISSUES
Unable to compete at Beijing 2015 World Championships after Chinese authorities denied her and fellow US-based Ghanaian athlete Alex AMANKWAH visas. Later issued with visa-upon-arrival letters but airline would not let them board the flight. (myjoyonline.com, 22 Aug 2015)


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Legend

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

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