Margaret Adeoye

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Margaret Adeoye
Margaret Adeoye Commonwealth Games 2014.jpg
Margaret Adeoye in the 400m heats at the Commonwealth Games 2014
Personal information
Born (1985-04-22) 22 April 1985 (age 30)
Lagos, Nigeria[1]
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 62 kg (137 lb)
Country  United Kingdom
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 200 metres
Club Enfield and Haringey Athletics club
Coached by Linford Christie, Charles Van Commenee
Achievements and titles
Olympic finals London 2012 (SF)
Personal best(s) 22.88s

Margaret Adeoye (born 22 April 1985)[2] is a British athlete who competes in the 200 metres. She represented Great Britain at that distance at London 2012.[3]

Her personal best for the 200m was gained on 6 August 2012 when she ran the distance in 22.94s, giving her a place in the Olympic 200m Semi-Finals.[4] She finished 7th in the Semi-Finals, and didn't progress into the finals.


Representing  Great Britain
Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 3rd 4 x 400m relay 3:25:29
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 3rd 4 x 400m relay 3:27.56


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