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Leford Green (born 14 November 1986, St. Mary, Jamaica[1]) is a Jamaican track and field athlete who specialises in the 400 metre hurdles and 400 metres. He is an alumnus of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Leford Green
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Leford Green at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Personal information
Born (1986-11-14) 14 November 1986 (age 32)
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight91 kg (201 lb)
Sport
Country Jamaica
SportAthletics
Event(s)400m Hurdles

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Jamaica
2004 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U20) Coatzacoalcos, Mexico 5th 400 m 49.17
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:12.92
World Junior Championships Grosseto, Italy 4 × 400 m relay DQ
2005 CARIFTA Games Bacolet, Trinidad and Tobago 3rd 400 m 47.52
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:09.94
Pan American Junior Championships Windsor, Canada 4th 400m 47.38
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:08.64
2006 NACAC U-23 Championships Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 5th 400m 46.16
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:03.86
Central American and Caribbean Games Cartagena, Colombia 12th (sf) 400 m 47.14
1st (h) 4 × 100 m relay 39.35
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:01.78
2007 Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 14th (sf) 400 m 46.80
6th 4 × 400 m relay 3:04.15
World Championships Osaka, Japan 4th 4 × 400 m relay 3:00.76
2009 Central American and Caribbean Championships Havana, Cuba 10th (h) 400 m 47.11
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:04.09
World Championships Berlin, Germany 11th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:04.45
2010 Central American and Caribbean Games Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 1st 400 m hurdles 48.47
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:01.68
2011 Central American and Caribbean Championships Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 1st 400 m hurdles 49.03
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:02.00
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 11th (sf) 400 m hurdles 49.29
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:00.10
2012 Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 7th 400 m hurdles 49.12
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 10th (sf) 400 m hurdles 48.88
2014 Commonwealth Games Glasgow, United Kingdom 400 m hurdles DQ
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 20th (sf) 400 m hurdles 49.59

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Leford Green Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 29 May 2016.

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