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. How many gold medals did the USA win? A. The U.S. world champions were LaShawn Merritt (400m), Kerron Clement (400m hurdles), (men's 4x400m relay), Dwight Phillips (long jump), Christian Cantwell (shot put), Trey Hardee (decathlon), Allyson Felix (200m), Sanya Richards (400m), (women's 4x400m relay), and Brittney Reese (long jump).

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