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Sarah Wells, (born November 10, 1989 in Markham, Ontario) is a Canadian hurdler.

Sarah-Lynn Wells
Triton Invitational 2013 Sarah Wells.jpg
Sarah Wells in 2013
Personal information
NationalityCanadian
Born (1989-11-10) November 10, 1989 (age 29)
Markham, Ontario
ResidenceToronto, Ontario
Height1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight50 kg (110 lb)
Sport
SportTrack & field
Event(s)400 m hurdles
College teamToronto Varsity Blues
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)55.65 (Luzern (SUI) 2013)

LifeEdit

Wells was born in 1989 in Markham, Ontario and she attended University of Toronto. She specializes in the 400 metres hurdles, which she competed in the 2012 Olympic Games [1] and made it in the top 24 in the world. She won the silver medal in the 400 metres hurdles at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada.

  • Finished 24th, 400 meter hurdles at the 2012 London Olympic Games
  • 1st 2007, 2010, 2012 and 2015 National Championships [2]
  • 2nd 400 m hurdles 2015 Pan American Games [2]
  • 3rd 400 m hurdles 2013 FISU Summer Universiade Kazan, Russia [2]
  • 6th 400 m hurdles, 2008 IAAF World Junior Championships
  • Personal best: 55.65, Lucerne 17 July 2013 [2]
  • Owned the Canadian Youth under-17 record of 59.48 seconds in the 400m hurdles in 2006.[3]
  • Founder of the Believe Initiative youth program

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sarah-Lynn Wells Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-10-30.
  2. ^ a b c d "IAAF: Sarah-Lynn WELLS | Profile". iaaf.org. Retrieved 2018-10-30.
  3. ^ "Sarah Wells - athlete of the week | The Star". thestar.com. Retrieved 2018-11-10.

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