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Adelle Roshumba Tracey (born 27 May 1993) is a British middle-distance runner competing primarily in the 800 metres.[3] She is British Indoor Champion over 800m and has represented Great Britain at the 2016 World Indoor Championships and European Athletics Championships European Championships

Adelle Tracey
Personal information
Born (1993-05-27) 27 May 1993 (age 24)
Seattle, Washington, USA
Education St Mary's University, Twickenham[1]
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 56 kg (123 lb)
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 800 metres
Club Guildford & Godalming[2]
Coached by Sue Goode (−2013)
Craig Winrow (2013–)

Tracey was one of the torchbearers at the 2012 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony who, together with six other young British sport talents, lit the Olympic Couldron. She was picked by Kelly Holmes.[4]

Her personal bests in the 800 metres are 2:00.04 outdoors (Watford 2016) and 2:02.15 indoors (Vienna 2016).

Competition recordEdit


Olympic Games
Preceded by
Li Ning
Final Summer Olympic Torchbearer
(with Callum Airlie, Jordan Duckitt, Desiree Henry, Katie Kirk, Cameron MacRitchie and Aidan Reynolds)

London 2012
Succeeded by
Vanderlei Cordeiro de Lima