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Anastasia Le-Roy (born 11 September 1987)[2] is a Jamaican track and field athlete, who specializes in the 400 metres.[3] Le-Roy, in recent times has positioned herself as a key member of Jamaica's 4 x 400 metres women team and helped them in setting a games' record of 3 minutes 23.82 seconds (3:23.82) at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.[4][5]

Anastasia Le-Roy
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Anastasia Le-Roy in 2018
Personal information
NationalityJamaican
Born (1987-09-11) 11 September 1987 (age 32)
Manchester Parish, Jamaica
ResidenceJamaica
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)[1]
Weight56 kg (123 lb)
Sport
CountryJamaica
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Sprinting
ClubSprintec Track & Field Club

Personal bestsEdit

Event Time (sec) Venue Date
100 metres 11.41 Kingston, Jamaica 30 March 2007
200 metres 22.85 Kingston 16 April 2016
400 metres 50.57 Gold Coast, Australia 11 April 2018
  • All information taken from IAAF profile.

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Jamaica
2004 Central American and Caribbean
Junior Championships (U20)
Coatzacoalcos, México 3rd 200m 23.71 w (+2.7 m/s)
1st 4 × 100 m relay 44.85
2005 CARIFTA Games (U20) Bacolet, Trinidad and Tobago 2nd 400 m 55.19
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:36.91
Pan American Junior Championships Windsor, Ontario, Canada 6th (h) 400 m 56.66
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:36.99
2006 CARIFTA Games (U20) Les Abymes, Guadeloupe 2nd 200m 23.54 (−0.8 m/s)
1st 4 × 100 m relay 44.91
Central American and Caribbean
Junior Championships (U20)
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 2nd 200m 23.25 (+2.0 m/s)
1st 4 × 100 m relay 44.74
World Junior Championships Beijing, China 6th 200m 23.88 (−0.9 m/s)
3rd 4 × 100 m relay 44.22
2007 Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 4th 4 × 400 m relay 3:28.74
World Championships Osaka, Japan 2nd1 4 × 400 m relay 3:26.141
2008 NACAC U-23 Championships Toluca, México 2nd 400 m 52.21 A
2nd 4 × 100 m relay 43.73 A
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:27.46 A
2009 Central American and Caribbean Championships La Habana, Cuba 15th (h) 400 m 55.85
4th 4 × 100 m relay 43.98
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:34.02
2010 Central American and Caribbean Games Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 400 m DNF
2nd 4 × 100 m relay 44.27
2011 Central American and Caribbean Championships Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 3rd 200m 23.13 (+1.4 m/s)
2nd 4 × 100 m relay 43.63
Universiade Shenzhen, China 5th 200m 23.32 (+0.7 m/s)
3rd 4 × 100 m relay 43.57
Pan American Games Guadalajara, México 10th (sf) 200m 23.68 (+0.4 m/s) A
4 × 100 m relay DNF
2013 BVI Twilight Invitational Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands   400 m 51.65
Universiade Kazan, Russia 3rd 400 m 51.72
World Championships Moscow, Russia 4 × 400 m relay DQ
2014 World Relays Nassau, Bahamas 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:23.26
Commonwealth Games Glasgow, United Kingdom 1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:23.82
Pan American Sports Festival Ciudad de México, México 1st 400 m 51.28 A
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 1st1 4 × 400 m relay 3:23.621
2017 World Relays Nassau, Bahamas 3rd (h) 4 × 200 m relay 1:31.29
World Championships London, United Kingdom 2nd (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:23.64
2018 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 2nd (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:32.012
Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, Australia 2nd 400 m 50.57
1st 4×400 m relay 3:24.00
NACAC Championships Toronto, Canada 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:27.25
2019 World Relays Yokohama, Japan 5th 4 × 400 m relay 3:28.30
Pan American Games Lima, Peru 14th (h) 400 m 54.18
World Championships Doha, Qatar 35th (h) 400 m 52.26
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:22.37

1: Competed only in the heat. 2: Disqualified in the final

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2018 CWG bio". Retrieved 30 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Athlete profile for Anastasia Le-Roy". iaaf.org. Retrieved 3 August 2014.
  3. ^ Biography – LEROY Anastasia, PASO, archived from the original on 25 January 2015, retrieved 25 January 2015
  4. ^ "Glasgow 2014 – Athletics". results.glasgow2014.com. Retrieved 3 August 2014.
  5. ^ Anastasia le-Roy – Biography, Commonwealth Games Federation, retrieved 25 January 2015

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