Jovon Toppin (born January 2, 1989 in Port of Spain) is a Trinidadian sprinter, who specialized in the 400 metres.[1] Toppin competed for the men's 4 × 400 m relay at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, along with his teammates Ato Modibo, Cowin Mills, and Stann Waithe. He ran on the second leg of the second heat, with an individual-split time of 45.92 seconds. Toppin and his team finished the relay in fifth place, for a seasonal best time of 3:04.12, failing to advance into the final.[2]

Jovon Toppin
Personal information
Nationality Trinidad and Tobago
Born (1989-01-02) 2 January 1989 (age 31)
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)4 × 400 metres relay
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)200 m: 20.85 s (2009)
400 m: 46.94 s (2007)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Jovon Toppin". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 12 January 2013.
  2. ^ "Men's 4×400m Relay Round 1 – Heat 2". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 21 August 2012. Retrieved 12 January 2013.

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