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Rushell Clayton (born 18 October 1992) is a Jamaican athlete specialising in the 400 metres hurdles.[2] She won the bronze medal at the 2019 World Championships, setting her personal best of 53.74 seconds and at the 2019 Pan American Games. Rushell is coached by Okiele Stewart and is a part of JAD Professional Management.

Rushell Clayton
Personal information
Born (1992-10-18) 18 October 1992 (age 26)
EducationMico University College
University of the West Indies
Event(s)400 metres hurdles
ClubSwept Track Club[1]
Coached byOkiele Stewart

International competitionsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Jamaica
2011 CARIFTA Games (U20) Montego Bay, Jamaica 4th 400 m hurdles 59.35
Pan American Games Guadalajara, Mexico 12th (h) 400 m hurdles 63.44
2014 NACACU23 Championships Kamloops, Canada 3rd 400 m hurdles 63.68
3rd 4 × 100 m relay 45.90
2015 NACAC Championships San José, Costa Rica 9th (h) 400 m hurdles 57.71
2018 Central American and Caribbean Games Barranquilla, Colombia 4th 400 m hurdles 55.30
2019 Pan American Games Lima, Peru 3rd 400 m hurdles 55.53
World Championships Doha, Qatar 3rd 400 m hurdles 53.74 PB


  1. ^ Lawrence, Hubert (10 July 2019). "Clayton moving up the ranks". The Jamaica Star. Retrieved 25 August 2019.
  2. ^ Rushell Clayton at IAAF

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