Shericka Williams

Shericka Williams Shericka Williams

Education: St. Elizabeth Technical High, University of Technology Height (m / in): 1.70/5'6'' Specialties: 400m Weight (kg / lbs): 64/141 Coach: Stephen Francis, MVP Club Personal Bests: (2007) 100 metres – 11.34    (2006) 200 metres – 22.54    (2006) 400 metres – 50.24 2008 July 11        400 Metres    3rd pl    Golden Gala            2008 June 29        400 Metres    50.33    National Stadium, Kingston, Jamaica 2008 June 08        400 Metres    3rd pl    Prefontaine Classic    2008 May 09        Quatar Atletic Super Grand Prix    2nd pl 2007            4x400 Metres         Osaka, Japan    Silver medal 2005            4x400 Metres         Helsinki        Silver medal

 

Trivia Q & A » Q. Who was the oldest athlete to take gold in an individual event at the championships? A. Steffi Nerius. Nerius was 37 at the time of the championships and won gold in the women's javelin throw. Nerius had taken bronze in each of the previous three world championships, and took silver at the 2004 Athens Olympics. Her title in 2009 was her first win at a global championships.

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