Kimberly Williams (triple jumper)
Kimberly Williams at 2013 World Championships in Athletics
3 November 1988 |
Saint Thomas, Jamaica
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Weight||61 kg (134 lb)|
Kimberly Williams (born 3 November 1988) is a Jamaican triple jumper. She is a multiple time Jamaican National Champion. She was successful as a youth athlete, winning the 2003 CARIFTA Games (under 17 division) as a 14 year old. She was runner up at the 2007 Pan American Junior Athletics Championships. Later, she jumped for Florida State University and was a four time NCAA Champion. By the time she graduated in 2012, she was "the most decorated women's track and field athlete in Florida State history." Since then she is the reigning Commonwealth Games champion. She was a finalist in the 2016 Olympics, ranking as high as 4th after two rounds of jumping, ultimately finishing seventh.
- "#NatlTrials: Kimberly Williams defends national triple jump title". JamaicaObserver.com. 2016-07-03. Retrieved 2016-11-26.
- "Kimberly Williams". Fsu.edu. Retrieved 2016-11-26.
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