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Adelle Tracey (born 27 May 1993) is a British middle-distance runner competing primarily in the 800 metres.[2] 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
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 56 kg (123 lb)
Sport
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 800 metres
Club Guildford & Godalming[1]
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.[3]

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

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Great Britain
2009 European Youth Olympic Festival Tampere, Finland 2nd 800 m 2:09.92
2015 European U23 Championships Tallinn, Estonia 4th 800 m 2:01.66
2016 World Indoor Championships Portland, United States 15th (h) 800 m 2:07.05
European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 24th (h) 800 m 2:05.41

ReferencesEdit

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