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Delloreen Ennis-London (born 5 March 1975) is a Jamaican hurdling athlete who won the silver medal in the 100 metre hurdles at the 2005 World Championships.

Delloreen Ennis-London
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Medal record
Women's athletics
Representing  Jamaica
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2005 Helsinki 100 m hurdles
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Osaka 100 m hurdles
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Berlin 100 m hurdles
Commonwealth Games
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Melbourne 100 m hurdles
Pan American Games
Gold medal – first place 2007 Rio 100 m hurdles
CAC Junior Championships (U20)
Silver medal – second place 1994 Port of Spain 100 m hurdles
Junior (U20)
Gold medal – first place 1994 Bridgetown 100 m hurdles
Gold medal – first place 1992 Nassau 100 m hurdles



She broke onto the world scene in 1999 when she improved her best by more than half a second. Achieving the result of 12.52 in 2000, she finished fourth at the 2000 Olympics. In Athens 2004, however, she only reached the semi final. She did not beat her own personal best until April 2004 in Denton, Texas, when she lowered it by 1/100 second.

She won the 100 m hurdles at the 2009 national championships, giving her the opportunity to compete at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics in Berlin that year where she won another bronze medal.[1]

Delloreen is coached by Remi Korchemny.

Delloreen Ennis-London's personal life includes her amazing daughter Zarina London

Personal bestsEdit


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Jamaica
1992 CARIFTA Games (U-20) Nassau, Bahamas 1st 100 m hurdles 13.92
World Junior Championships Seoul, South Korea 11th (sf) 100 m hurdles 13.81 (wind: +0.3 m/s)
1994 CARIFTA Games (U-20) Bridgetown, Barbados 1st 100 m hurdles 14.53
Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 2nd 100 m hurdles 14.0   (-1.0 m/s)
1999 World Championships Seville, Spain 7th 100 m hurdles 12.87   (0.7 m/s)
2000 IAAF Grand Prix Final Doha, UAE 3rd 100 m hurdles 12.96   (1.2 m/s)
2003 Central American and Caribbean Championships St. George's, Grenada 1st 100 m hurdles 12.70 CR
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 5th (sf) 100 m hurdles 12.60   (1.7 m/s)
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 2nd 100 m hurdles 12.76   (-2.0 m/s)
2006 Commonwealth Games Melbourne, Australia 3rd 100 m hurdles 13.00   (-0.3 m/s)
2007 Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 1st 100 m hurdles 12.65   (0.0 m/s) GR PB
World Championships Osaka, Japan 3rd 100 m hurdles 12.50   (-0.1 m/s)
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China 5th 100 m hurdles 12.65   (0.1 m/s)
2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany 3rd 100 m hurdles 12.55   (0.2 m/s)
IAAF World Athletics Final Thessaloniki, Greece 3rd 100 m hurdles 12.61   (-0.1 m/s)


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