Michelle Ballentine

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Michelle Ballentine (born 31 August 1975, in Saint Catherine Parish[1]) is a retired Jamaican athlete who specialised in the 800 metres.[2] She represented her country at the 2004 Summer Olympics reaching the semifinals.

She has personal bests of 1:59.92 outdoors and 2:03.77 indoors, both set in 2004.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Jamaica
1994 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 1st 800 m 2:08.5
World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal 28th (h) 800m 2:10.65
9th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:39.58
2001 Central American and Caribbean Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 2nd 800 m 2:02.11
2002 Commonwealth Games Manchester, United Kingdom 8th 800 m 2:03.75
2004 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 20th (h) 800 m 2:05.94
5th 4 × 400 m 3:33.77
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 20th (sf) 800 m 2:00.94
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 23rd (sf) 800 m 2:03.98

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