Participants

Gavin SMELLIE

Gavin SMELLIE
    Athletics
Birth Date:  26 Jun 1986
Place of Birth:  PAPINE JAM
Country of birth:  JAM
Age:  31
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  180
Weight (Kg):  80

Events and Medals


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

Gavin SMELLIE - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sun, 8 Apr 15:21
Men's 100m Round 1 - Heat 7
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 17:35
Men's 100m Semifinal 1
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 11:14
Men's 4 x 100m Relay Round 1 - Heat 2
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 200m 8 20.55
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 100m Relay DNF -

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRank
2012 London, GBR Men's 4 x 100m Relay DSQ

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Men's 100m 5r1h5 10.29
2017 London, GBR Men's 4 x 100m Relay 6 38.59
2013 Moscow, RUS Men's 100m 8s2 10.30
2013 Moscow, RUS Men's 4 x 100m Relay 3 37.92
2011 Daegu, KOR Men's 4 x 100m Relay 5r1h3 39.28
2009 Berlin, GER Men's 200m 8r2h1 21.27

Nickname: G Money (olympic.ca, Oct 2017)
Hobbies

Reading, playing videos and getting together with friends and family (olympic.ca, Oct 2017)


Occupation: Athlete, model (instagram, Oct 2017)
Education: Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, USA
Coach

PERSONAL: Earl LETFORD (CAN) (athletics.ca, Oct 2017)


Injuries

Did not compete in 4x100m relay at Beijing 2015 World Championships because of groin injury. (olympic.ca, Oct 2017)


Reason: Began running track at age 18 after transferring to Dante Aligheri Academy (Toronto high school); had wanted to play soccer and get a scholarship but school transfer rules did not allow him to play in his first year. Ended up in track and received scholarship that way. (olympic.ca, Oct 2017)
Hero: Former Amercan basketballer Michael JORDAN (olympic.ca, Oct 2017)
Additional information

JAMAICA TO CANADA
Moved to Canada with family aged 14 and had a tough time adjusting to winter weather. (olympic.ca, Oct 2017)


COMMONWEALTH EXPERIENCE
Eighth in 200m at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and member of 4x100m relay team that dropped the baton and did not finish race. (cbc.ca, 2 Aug 2014; tilastopaja.eu, Oct 2017)


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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