Nigel Ellis

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Nigel Ellis
Personal information
Born (1997-08-08) 8 August 1997 (age 22)
St. James, Jamaica
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Weight76 kg (168 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)100 m, 200 m

Nigel Ellis (born 8 August 1997) is a Jamaican sprinter.[2] He represented his country in the 100 metres at the 2018 Commonwealth Games reaching the semifinals. He also won a bronze medal in the 200 metres at the 2016 World U20 Championships.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Jamaica
2014 CARIFTA Games (U18) Fort-de-France, Martinique 1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:12.63
2015 CARIFTA Games (U20) Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis 3rd (h) 200 m 21.451
1st 4 × 100 m relay 40.39
2016 CARIFTA Games (U20) St. George's, Grenada 1st 100 m 10.16
200 m DQ
1st 4 × 100 m relay 39.74
World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 3rd 100 m 20.63
4th 4 × 100 m relay 39.13
2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, Australia 17th (sf) 100 m 10.38
2nd (h) 4 × 100 m relay 38.44
NACAC Championships Toronto, Canada 3rd 200 m 20.57
4th 4 × 100 m relay 38.96
2019 World Relays Yokohama, Japan 6th 4 × 100 m relay 38.88
4 × 200 m relay DQ

1Did not start in the final

Personal bests[edit]

Outdoor

  • 60 metres – 6.77 (-1.1 m/s, Kingston 2017)
  • 100 metres – 10.16 (+1.1 m/s, St. George's 2016)
  • 200 metres – 20.40 (+1.9 m/s, Montego Bay 2016)

References[edit]