Shericka Jackson

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Shericka Jackson
Meeting de Paris, Stade Charlety - 30 juin 2018 (28260086757).jpg
Jackson in 2018
Personal information
NationalityJamaican
Born (1994-07-16) 16 July 1994 (age 25)
Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)[1]
Weight61 kg (134 lb)
Sport
CountryJamaica
SportAthletics
Event(s)200 metres, 400 metres

Shericka Jackson (born 16 July 1994) is a Jamaican sprinter specialising in the 400 metres.[2] She won the bronze medal at the 2015 and 2019 World Championships and at the 2016 Summer Olympics in the 400 m event.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Jamaica
2008 CARIFTA Games (U17) Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis 1st 400 m 54.52
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:39.62
2009 CARIFTA Games (U17) Vieux Fort, Saint Lucia 1st 200 m 23.62
1st 400 m 53.48
1st 4 × 100 m relay 45.05
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:38:09
2010 CARIFTA Games (U18) George Town, Cayman Islands 1st 200 m 23.64 (w)
2nd 400 m 53.71
1st 4 × 100 m relay 45.98
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:44.02
Central American and Caribbean
Junior Championships
(U18)
Santo Domingo, Dom. Rep. 1st 200 m 24.23
1st 4 × 100 m relay 45.67
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:43.08
World Junior Championships Moncton, Canada 4th (h) 4 × 100 m relay 44.68
Youth Olympic Games Singapore 4th 200 m 24.08
2011 CARIFTA Games (U20) Montego Bay, Jamaica 2nd 200 m 23.48
1st 4 × 100 m relay 44.08
World Youth Championships Lille, France 3rd 200 m 23.62
1st Medley relay 2:03.42
2012 CARIFTA Games (U20) Hamilton, Bermuda 3rd 200 m 24.03
2nd 4 × 100 m relay 45.18
Central American and Caribbean
Junior Championships
(U20)
San Salvador, El Salvador 2nd 200 m 23.87
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:37.21
World Junior Championships Barcelona, Spain 8th 200 m 23.53
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:32.97
2013 CARIFTA Games (U20) Nassau, Bahamas 2nd 200 m 22.84
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:34.36
2014 IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:23.26
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 3rd 400 m 49.99
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:19.13
2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 3rd 400 m 49.85
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:20.34
2017 IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas 1st 4 × 200 m relay 1:29.04
World Championships London, United Kingdom 5th 400 m 50.76
4 × 400 m relay DNF
2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, Australia 2nd 200 m 22.18
NACAC Championships Toronto, Canada 1st 200 m 22.64
2nd 4 × 100 m relay 43.33
2019 World Relays Yokohama, Japan 3rd 4 × 200 m relay 1:33.21
Pan American Games Lima, Peru 1st 400 m 50.73
World Championships Doha, Qatar 3rd 400 m 49.47 PB
1st 4 × 100 m relay 41.44
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:22.37

Personal bests[edit]

Outdoor

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rio 2016 bio
  2. ^ "Shericka Jackson". IAAF. 24 August 2015. Retrieved 23 August 2015.

External links[edit]