Novlene Willams-Mills

Novlene Willams-Mills Novlene Willams-Mills

Residence:        Gainesville, Florida

Education:        Ferncourt High School, University of Florida

Specialty:        400 metres

Personal Best:    200 metres 23.39; 400 metres 49.63

Best performances:  Bronze medal at the 2007 IAAF World Championships in Osaka, Japan. Bronze medal at the 2006 IAAF World Cup in Athens, Greece. Bronze medal at the 2008 World Athletics Final in Stuttgart, Germany. Bronze medal at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia.

Height (m / in):    1.67/5'5''

Weight (kg / lbs):    55/121

International Debut:        2003 (Pan American Games, 6th in the 400m).

-  2004 Olympics Athens:  3rd in the semi final of the 400m (50.85).

-  2004 Athens Olympics:       4x400m relay Bronze medal (3:22.00)

-  2005 Helsinki:                4x400m relay Silver medal

-  2007 Osaka:                   4x400m relay Silver medal

-  2007 Osaka:                   400 m Bronze medal

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Trivia Q & A » Q. Which of these teams (a.USA. b.Jamaica c.Trinidad & Tobago d.Great Britain) did not win a medal in the men's 4x100m relay? A. USA. Jamaica took gold in a championship-record time of 37.31 seconds. Trinidad & Tobago finised second in a national-record of 37.62, while Great Britain took the bronze in 38.02. The US team was disqualified in the heats for an illegal handoff.

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