MU Athing

8 Jun 2002
19
Female
Youth Olympian
TRENTON, NJ
 
United States of America

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
ATH Athletics Women's 800m 1 Gold Medal
Women's 4 x 400m Relay 1 Gold Medal

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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Youth Olympic Games
YearLocation800m
2018Buenos Aires, ARG2nd (4:13.24)

Pan American Games
YearLocation800m
2019Lima, PERSF (2:07.30)


Legend
SF - Semifinal, QF - Quarterfinal, 1R - 1st Round, Qual. - Qualification, QR - Qualification Round, DNF - Did Not Finish, DNS - Did Not Start, DQ - Disqualified, NM - No Mark, [Relay athlete without time] - Did not run in final
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DIY projects, photography, playing saxophone. (teamusa.org, 2020)
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Athlete
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Kinesiology - Texas A&M University, United States of America
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English
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Bernice Mitchell [personal]; Al Jennings [personal]
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Her brother Malual has competed in athletics at Pennsylvania State University in the United States of America. (nytimes.com, 26 May 2020)
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She began running at age six at the Trenton Track Club in Trenton, NJ, United States of America. (olympics.com, 24 Jun 2021; teamusa.org, 2020)
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Her older brothers would take her with them to the Trenton Track Club, where her potential was noticed by coaches Al Jennings and Bernice Mitchell. "Every time somebody asked me, 'What do you want to be when you grow up?' I'm always like, 'I want to be a professional athlete and I want to be an Olympian'. Those are two things I would say. Now it's a reality." (olympics.com, 24 Jun 2021; onherturf.nbcsports.com, 28 Jun 2021; teamusa.org, 2020; nj.com, 28 Jun 2021)
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To win an Olympic gold medal and to set a new world record in the 800m. (olympics.com, 24 Jun 2021)
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She listens to the songs 'Determinate' and 'Turn Up the Music' from the film 'Lemonade Mouth' before races. (12thman.com, 16 Jun 2021)
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"The Lord is my helper, I will not be afraid." (12thman.com, 16 Jun 2021)

"Confidence is one thing I have to get a little better at. Intimidation is a factor." (teamusa.org, 2020)
Legend
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Gold Medal
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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