Participants

Megan SIMMONDS

Megan SIMMONDS
    Athletics
Birth Date:  18 Mar 1994
Place of Birth:  Kingston
Country of birth:  JAM
Age:  24
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  152
Weight (Kg):  52

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 100m Hurdles 7

Megan SIMMONDS - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 12 Apr 11:20
Women's 100m Hurdles Round 1 - Heat 1
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 22:09
Gold Medal Event Women's 100m Hurdles Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 100m Hurdles 5s3 12.95

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 100m Hurdles 4s1 12.93

Occupation: Student (LinkedIn, 29 Mar 2018)
Education: University of Technology, Jamaica (LinkedIn, 29 Mar 2018)
Hero: Australian hurdler Sally PEARSON (gc2018.com, 26 Mar 2018)
Additional information

BUDDING GYMNAST 
Ability in the hurdles is directly linked to her gymnastics background. Started the sport at age seven and gave it up at 12 to focus on the track. (gc2018.com, 26 Mar 2018).


NEWLYWED
Married Jamaican sprinter, Mathue TAPPER, in Kingston, Jamaica, on 22 September 2017. (theknot.com, 22 Sep 2017) 



Legend

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

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