Gayon Evans

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Gayon Evans
Personal information
Born (1990-01-15) 15 January 1990 (age 30)
Manchester Parish, Jamaica[1]
EducationUniversity of Maryland Eastern Shore[2]
Height1.55 m (5 ft 1 in)
Weight53 kg (117 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)100 m, 200 m
College teamMaryland Eastern Shore Hawks

Gayon Evans (born 15 January 1990) is a Jamaican sprinter.[3] She won a silver medal in the 4 × 100 metres relay at the 2017 IAAF World Relays.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Jamaica
2007 World Youth Championships Ostrava, Czech Republic 25th (h) 100 m 12.171
2nd Medley relay 2:06.77
2008 World Junior Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 2nd 4 × 100 m relay 43.98
2009 Pan American Junior Championships Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 6th 100 m 11.71
2nd 4 × 100 m relay 44.96
2014 Pan American Sports Festival Mexico City, Mexico 3rd 100 m 11.72
Central American and Caribbean Games Xalapa, Mexico 10th (h) 200 m 24.33
2017 World Relays Nassau, Bahamas 2nd 4 × 100 m relay 42.95
2018 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 25th (h) 60 m 7.332
Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, Australia 3rd 100 m 11.22
2nd 4 × 100 m relay 42.52
2019 World Relays Yokohama, Japan 2nd 4 × 100 m relay 43.29

1Disqualified in the quarterfinals
2Did not start in the semifinals

Personal bests[edit]

Outdoor

Indoor

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2018 CWG bio". Retrieved 1 May 2018.
  2. ^ "College bio". Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  3. ^ Gayon Evans at World Athletics