Annsert WHYTE

Annsert WHYTE - 5th at 2016 Rio Olympic Games in 400m hurdles.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 23 August 2015

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 10 April 1987
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Kingston, Jamaica.
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  • Kenya
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Annsert WHYTE - 5th at 2016 Rio Olympic Games in 400m hurdles.

Annsert Whyte hurdling at the 2015 World Championships in the men's 400m hurdles

semi finals. He finished 7th in a personal best time of 48.90 seconds but 48.53 was needed to

qualify for the final as one of the two fastest losers.  A year later at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

he did reach the final of a major final winning his semi final in a personal best time of 48.32.

In the final he again recorded a PB when he took fifth place in 48.07 seconds.

 

2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Men's 400 metres final.

 

 1.  Kerron Clement  United States  47.73  SB
 2.  Boniface Mucheru Tumuti  Kenya  47.78  NR
 3.  Yasmani Copello  Turkey  47.92  NR
 4.  Thomas Barr  Ireland  47.97  NR
 5.  Annsert Whyte  Jamaica  48.07  PB
 6.  Rasmus Mägi  Estonia  48.40  NR
 7.  Haron Koech  Kenya  49.09  
 8.
 Javier Culson  Puerto Rico    DQ