Cheriece HYLTON

Cheriece HYLTON
Birth Date:  19 Dec 1996
Place of Birth:  LONDON
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  21
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  174
Weight (Kg):  60

Events and Medals

Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 4 x 400m Relay 4

Cheriece HYLTON - Schedule

Time Event Status
Sat, 14 Apr 16:38
Gold Medal Event Women's 4 x 400m Relay Final

Biographical Information


"I love travelling. There’s not one particular way to live life, so seeing different people and cultures is so refreshing. When I retire from athletics I’d love to go backpacking for a year. I also love fashion. I believe style is an extension of people’s personalities so I find different trends, statement pieces and designs incredibly fascinating as they evolve over time." (Athlete, Dec 2017)

Occupation: Student/athlete (Athlete, Dec 2017)
Education: Management science at Cass Business School, London, England

PERSONAL: Ryan FRECKLETON (GBR) (, 27 Oct 2017)

Sporting relatives

Twin sister Shannon HYLTON (ENG) is British 200m champion and competed at London 2017 World Championships. (, Dec 2017; Athlete, Dec 2017)


Torn left soleus (calf) in January 2016 and Achilles tendon put her out for the year. (Athlete, Dec 2017)

Reason: "In primary school, a PE teacher coached athletics for three weeks and nominated both my sister (Shannon) and I to compete at the London Indoor Games in 2007. This was my first athletics competition, and I haven’t looked back.? (, Nov 2015; athlete, Dec 2017)
Ambition: “My ultimate dream is to be able to say I’m an Olympian, and even better to say I’m an Olympic medallist.? (Athlete, Dec 2017)
Memorable: “Getting selected for my first senior competition (Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games), 2015 European Juniors silver medal (400m) and 2014 World Juniors silver medal (4x400m)." (Athlete, Dec 2017)
Hero: “I love Christine OHURUOGU. Not only is she the British record holder for 400m, but she’s so humble with her achievements.? (Athlete, Dec 2017)
Influence: "My parents. They have come from nothing and shown me that with hard work, dedication and utter resilience, impossible is nothing." (, Nov 2015)
Ritual: Always listens to music before competitions. (Athlete, Dec 2017)
Additional information

Twin sister Shannon is a British international athlete. "She is my biggest motivation to be my better self. I also think being twins drives us to be even more competitive." (Athlete, Dec 2017)

"I want to inspire people that sport is not just about competition. It's a lifestyle and can positively affect you mentally and socially as well as physically.? (, Nov 2015)

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

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