Participants

Asha PHILIP

Asha PHILIP
    Athletics
Birth Date:  25 Oct 1990
Place of Birth:  LONDON
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  27
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  164
Weight (Kg):  67

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 100m 4
Women's 4 x 100m Relay 1 Gold

Asha PHILIP - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sun, 8 Apr 14:17
Women's 100m Round 1 - Heat 3
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 17:12
Women's 100m Semifinal 1
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 21:50
Gold Medal Event Women's 100m 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 3 43.10
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's 100m 4 11.18

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 4 x 100m Relay 3 41.01
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 100m 8s2 11.33

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 100m 7s3 11.19
2017 London, GBR Women's 4 x 100m Relay 2 42.12
2015 Beijing, CHN Women's 100m 7s1 11.21
2015 Beijing, CHN Women's 4 x 100m Relay 4 42.10
2013 Moscow, RUS Women's 100m 7s1 11.35

Education: Theatre studies at Kingston University, London, England
Coach

PERSONAL: Steve FUDGE (englandathletics.org, 28 Nov 17)


Sporting relatives

Cousins Sasha and Kadeen CORBIN are international netballers. (theguardian.com, 14 Feb 2014)


Other sports

Competed internationally in trampolining and was world junior champion in double-mini trampoline. (bbc.co.uk, 19 Jun 2012)


Injuries

An injury from her days as a junior trampoline international caused associated injuries, putting her out of Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympic Games. (espn.com.au, 3 Aug 2017) Injury shortly before Beijing 2015 World Championships hampered her performance and she was eliminated in 100m semifinals. (sportsmole.co.uk, 24 Aug 2015)


Ambition: To run faster than 10.90 seconds in 100m. (bbc.co.uk, 19 Jun 2015)
Hero: British sprinter Jeanette KWAKYE (bbc.co.uk, 19 Jun 2012)
Ritual: Listens to grime music prior to competing. (bbc.co.uk, 02 Mar 2016)
Additional information

NATIONAL FIRST
First British woman to win global 100m sprint title, at Ostrava 2007 World Youth Championships in Czech Republic. (telegraph.co.uk, 14 Nov 2007)


BREAKING POINT
During years on sidelines with knee injury, considered quitting athletics. Did drama course and thought about becoming an actor until family persuaded her to try athletics again. (telegraph.co.uk, 15 Feb 2014)


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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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