Nesta Carter

Nesta Carter Nesta Carter

Event: 200m &100m

School: William Knibb Memorial High School, University of Technology

Weight: 198 lbs

Personal Bests:

· 100 metre- 9.98 (2008)

· 200 metre- 20.31 (2008)

2008:

· He finished 2nd in the Men’s 100m final at the Norwich Union Aviva London Grand Prix.

· He was a member of the Jamaica Men’s 4x100m Team that won gold at the Penn Relays.

2007:

· He finished 7th in the 100m semi-final at the 11th IAAF World Championships.

2004:

· He finished 4th in the 200m semi-final at the 10th IAAF World Junior Championships.

 

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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