Participants

Elaine THOMPSON

Elaine THOMPSON
    Athletics
Birth Date:  28 Jun 1992
Place of Birth:  MANCHESTER
Country of birth:  JAM
Age:  25
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  168
Weight (Kg):  56

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 200m 4
Women's 4 x 100m Relay 2 Silver

Elaine THOMPSON - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 12:41
Women's 200m Round 1 - Heat 4
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 20:18
Women's 200m Semifinal 2
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 21:38
Gold Medal Event Women's 200m Final
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 14:57
Gold Medal Event Women's 4 x 100m Relay Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's 4 x 100m Relay 1 41.83

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 4 x 100m Relay 2 41.01
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 100m 1 10.71
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 200m 1 21.78

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 100m 5 10.98
2015 Beijing, CHN Women's 200m 2 21.66
2015 Beijing, CHN Women's 4 x 100m Relay 1 41.07

Injuries

Overcame a hamstring injury to win three medals at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (independent.co.uk, 18 Aug 2016)


Ambition: "Losing the World Championships (in London in 2017) was just a big motivation for me and that gives me a big boost to work even harder." (Facebook, 6 Jan 2018)
Memorable: After winning three medals at Rio 2016: "I’m strong inside and I trained hard. It’s amazing. It all paid off." (olympic.org, 28 Mar 2018)
Hero: Training partner Shelly-Ann FRASER-PRYCE. (Facebook, 8 Aug 2017)
Additional information

OLYMPIC CHAMPION
Won gold in the 100m and the 200m, and won silver in the 4x100m relay at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (iaaf.org, 28 Mar 2018)


COMMONWEALTH PAST
Ran in a heat of the 4x100m relay at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, but did not run in the final, which Jamaica won. (glasgow2014.com, 28 Mar 2018)


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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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