Jamal Wilson

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Jamal Wilson
Personal information
Born (1988-09-01) 1 September 1988 (age 31)
Nassau, Bahamas[1]
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)[2]
Weight63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)High jump

Jamal Wilson (born September 1, 1988 in Nassau) is a Bahamian high jumper.[3] He competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics in the men's high jump event; his result of 2.22 meters in the qualifying round did not qualify him for the final.[4][5]

His personal bests in the event are 2.30 metres outdoors (Australia 2018) and 2.31 metres indoors (Linz 2016).

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  Bahamas
2005 CARIFTA Games (U20) Bacolet, Trinidad and Tobago 1st High jump 2.08 m
World Youth Championships Marrakech, Morocco 22nd (q) High jump 1.95 m
Pan American Junior Championships Windsor, Canada 12th High jump 1.95 m
2006 CARIFTA Games (U20) Les Abymes, Guadeloupe 1st High jump 2.05 m
Central American and Caribbean
Junior Championships
(U20)
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 2nd High jump 2.11 m
World Junior Championships Beijing, China 25th (q) High jump 2.10 m
2007 CARIFTA Games (U20) Providenciales, Turks and Caicos 1st High jump 2.20 m
Pan American Junior Championships São Paulo, Brazil 1st High jump 2.11 m
2008 Central American and Caribbean Championships Cali, Colombia 3rd High jump 2.13 m
NACAC U23 Championships Toluca, Mexico 3rd High jump 2.23 m
2010 NACAC U23 Championships Miramar, United States 3rd High jump 2.13 m
2011 Central American and Caribbean Championships Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 6th Triple jump 15.32 m
2013 Central American and Caribbean Championships Morelia, Mexico 2nd High jump 2.22 m
2014 Commonwealth Games Glasgow, United Kingdom 14th (q) High jump 2.11 m
Pan American Sports Festival Mexico City, Mexico 2nd High jump 2.26 m
Central American and Caribbean Games Xalapa, Mexico 5th High jump 2.18 m
2016 World Indoor Championships Portland, United States 11th High jump 2.20 m
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 25th (q) High jump 2.22 m
2018 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 9th High jump 2.20 m
2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, Australia 2nd High jump 2.21 (Q)
2.30 (F)
Central American and Caribbean Games Barranquilla, Colombia 5th High jump 2.24 m
NACAC Championships Toronto, Canada 5th High jump 2.22 m
2019 Pan American Games Lima, Peru High jump NM

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sports-Reference profile". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  2. ^ "2018 CAC Games bio". Retrieved 6 August 2018.
  3. ^ Jamal Wilson at IAAF
  4. ^ "Jamal Wilson". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on August 6, 2016. Retrieved September 11, 2016.
  5. ^ "Men's High Jump - Standings". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on September 11, 2016. Retrieved September 11, 2016.