The Bahamas competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea.
The Bahamas Association of Athletics Association announced a team of 18 athletes based upon a mixture of experience and youth to compete at the championships. The team will be led by former World 200m champion and Olympic bronze medalist Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie, former World High Jump champion Donald Thomas, and Triple Jump Olympic bronze medalist Leevan Sands.
The following athletes appeared on the preliminary Entry List, but not on the Official Start List of the specific event, resulting in total number of 17 competitors:
||Did not participate
||Competed in another event
The following Bahamian competitor won a medal at the Championships
- ^ Finlayson, Alpheus; BAAA (August 12, 2011), Bahamas to send squad of 18 to Daegu - IAAF World Championships, IAAF, retrieved August 12, 2011
- ^ IAAF (August 21, 2011), Entry Lists by Country (PDF), retrieved August 21, 2011
- ^ IAAF, Athletes participating per day, retrieved September 6, 2011