Jessica TURNER

Jessica TURNER
Birth Date:  08 Aug 1995
Place of Birth:  DERBY
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  22
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  177
Weight (Kg):  59

Events and Medals

Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 400m Hurdles  

Jessica TURNER - Schedule

Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 11:58
Women's 400m Hurdles Round 1 - Heat 2

Biographical Information

World Championships
2017 London, GBR Women's 400m Hurdles 6r1h2 56.98

Nickname: JT (athlete, Jan 2018)

Movies, reading, dog walking (Athlete, Jan 2018)     

Occupation: Lifeguard (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Education: Sports science at Loughborough University, England
Languages spoken: English

PERSONAL: Nick DAKIN (GBR) (Athlete, Jan 2018)     

Sporting relatives

Alex TURNER (sister, 800m/cross-country athlete) (Athlete, Jan 2018)     


Foot stress fracture in 2014 (Athlete, Jan 2018)     

Reason: Joined sister at local athletics club. (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Ambition: Become an Olympian, compete at major international championships and win medals for my country. (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Memorable: First international medal at U23 European Championships in Poland in 2017. "Racing in lane nine I was completely on my own but ran a great race and came home with a silver medal. The best memory was doing the lap of honour with my fellow medallists, holding the Great Britain flag.? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Hero: British athletes Sally GUNNELL, Eilidh DOYLE, Jessica ENNIS-HILL. (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Ritual: “I’m usually quite quiet and stay completely focused until the race has finished.? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Additional information

Ran five personal bests in 2017. "My fitness and technical improvements have progressed really well. Last year (2017) was my best year, winning my second senior national medal at the British championships, my first international medal at the U23 Europeans and running my fastest time ever, which gained me selection for the World Championships in London. I am starting to race a lot more consistently. I know I can run faster in upcoming seasons." (Athlete, Jan 2018)     

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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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