Astia Walker

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Astia Walker-Eastwood (born 4 April 1975 in Trelawny Parish[1]) is a retired Jamaican athlete who competed mostly in the sprinting and hurdling events.[2] She represented her country in the 200 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics reaching the second round. Most of her successes came in the 4 × 100 metres relay. Walker-Eastwood ran track collegiately at Louisiana State University.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Jamaica
1993 CARIFTA Games (U20) Fort-de-France, Martinique 2nd 200 m 23.65
100 m H DQ
1994 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U20) Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 1st 200 m 23.5
1st 100 m H 13.5
World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal 2nd (sf) 200 m 23.46[3]
4th (sf) 100 m H 13.37[4]
1st 4x100 m 44.01
1997 World Championships Athens, Greece 12th (sf) 100 m H 13.00
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 27th (h) 200 m 23.33[5]
2001 Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 2nd 100 m 11.41
2nd 100 m H 13.32
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 17th (qf) 100 m 11.39
3rd 4x100 m 42.40
Goodwill Games Brisbane, Australia 3rd 4x100 m 43.13
2002 Commonwealth Games Manchester, United Kingdom 9th (sf) 200 m 23.31
2nd 4x100 m 42.73

Personal bests[edit]




  1. ^ Sports-Reference profile
  2. ^ Astia Walker profile at IAAF
  3. ^ Disqualified in the final.
  4. ^ Did not finish in the final.
  5. ^ Did not finish in the quarterfinals.