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Sarah CLAXTON

Great Britain & N.I.

Sarah Claxton - Great Britain & N.I. - 2008 Olympics 100m Hurdles finalist.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 06 March 2009

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Sunday, 23 September 1979
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Colchester, England.
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Sarah CLAXTON - Great Britain & N.I. - 2008 Olympics 100m Hurdles finalist.

Sarah is pictured above at the 2009 European Indoor Championships in Turin.

At the previous years Olympic Games in Beijing Claxton reached the final

for the first time at a major championship, the results of which can be seen below.

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Women's 100m. Hurdles Final

2008 Olympic Games

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1. Dawn HARPER   USA   12.54
2. Sally McLELLAN   AUS   12.64
3. Priscilla LOPES-SCHLIEP   CAN   12.64
4. Damu CHERRY   USA   12.65
5. Delloreen ENNIS LONDON   JAM   12.65
6. Brigitte FOSTER-HYLTON   JAM   12.66
7. Lolo JONES   USA   12.72
8. Sarah CLAXTON   GBR   12.94

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Her personal best time for 100m hurdles was 12.81 seconds, achieved in

July 2008 in Loughborough.  In the 60 metres hurdles, her personal best of 7.96 seconds was,

achieved in February 2005 in Sheffield, it was also the British record, until it was beaten

by Tiffany Porter in 2011 with a time of 7.80s at the 2011 European Indoor Championship.

She also competed in the long jump and  finished fourth at the 1998 World Junior Championships.

Her personal best jump was 6.60 metres, achieved in August 2003.

 

ANNUAL PROGRESS.

 

2012     13.16     +0.6     Rehlingen     28 MAY
2011     13.20     +1.5     Hérouville-St-Clair     10 JUN
2009     12.86     +0.1     Berlin 18 AUG
2008     12.81     +1.5     Loughborough     17 JUL

2007     13.00     +1.7     Bydgoszcz     10 JUN
2006     12.93     +1.6     Cork     01 JUL
2005     12.96     +1.0     Manchester     09 JUL
2004     13.01     +0.2     Bedford     13 JUN
2003     13.12     +1.4     Birmingham     27 JUL
2001     13.36     +0.6     Bedford     27 MAY
1998     14.00      -1.3     Annecy     01 AUG