Desiree HENRY

Desiree HENRY - Great Britain - Gold 4x100m at 2014 European Champs. 2016 Olympic bronze.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 13 August 2014

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 26 August 1995
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      England
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Great Britain
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Desiree HENRY - Great Britain - Gold 4x100m at 2014 European Champs. 2016 Olympic bronze.

Desiree is seen above during her semi final of the women's 100m in Zurich at the

2014 European Athletics Championship.  She finished 7th. in the final having set

a new personal best of  11.16 in the semi final.


On the last day of the Championships she anchored the Great Britain team to a gold medal in the

women's 4 x 100m relay in a new British record time of 42.24 seconds.

 

 

On 28th August, again in Zurich, they repeated the feat with another UK record of 42.21.

 

 

 

4 x 100 metres relay final Zurich 17th August 2014.

 

Gold.  Great Britain. 42.24

Asha Philip, Ashleigh Nelson,
Jodie Williams, Desiree Henry.

Silver.  France. 42.25

Céline Distel-Bonnet, Ayodelé Ikuesan,
Myriam Soumare, Stella Akakpo

Bronze. Russia. 43.22

Marina Panteleyeva, Natalya Rusakova,
Yelizaveta Savlinis, Kristina Sivkova.

 

 

BRONZE MEDAL AT 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES.

 

Women's 4x100 metres relay final. 2016 Rio Olympic Games.


 1.  Tianna Bartoletta, Allyson Felix, English Gardner, Tori Bowie  USA 41.01 SB
2.

Christania Williams, Elaine Thompson, Veronica Campbell-Brown,Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Jamaica 41.36 SB
 3.  Asha Philip, Desiree Henry, Dina Asher-Smith, Daryll Neita Great Britain
41.77  NR
 4. Tatjana Pinto, Lisa Mayer, Gina Luckenkemper, Rebekka Haase Germany 42.10  
 5. Semoy Hackett, Michelle-Lee Ahye, Kelly-Ann Baptiste, Khalifa St. Fort Trinidad and Tobago 42.12  
 6. Olesya Povkh, Natalia Pohrebniak, Mariya Ryemyen, Yelyzaveta Bryzgina Ukraine 42.36