Athlete Profile

Nesta Carter



DOB — Octopber 11, 1985

Sport — Track and Field

Event — 100m, 4x100m

Personal Best — 9.78

Honours  — A resourceful runner Carter had his best season in 2010 when he consistently lowered his personal best three times to 9.78 joining the sub-10 club. He won a gold medal as part of the 4x100m relay team at the 2011 World Championships in Daegu, South Korea and claimed his first individual world medal when he claimed silver in the 60m at the 2012 world Indoor Championships in Istanbul

Olympic Dossier — Carter led Jamaica’s relay team which won the gold medal in the 4x100m relay in a world record time

at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

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SCHEDULE OF CARIBBEAN EVENTS

    August 1
  • 04:00 AM - 04:33 AM Women's 100m Freestyle Heats (Swimming)
  • 04:39 AM - 05:04 AM Men's 200m Backstroke Heats (Swimming)
  • 05:10 AM - 05:41 AM Women's 200m Breaststroke Heats (Swimming)
  • Full Schedule

MEDAL STANDINGS

Rank Country
Total
1
United States
46
29
29
104
2
China
38
27
22
87
3
Great Britain
29
17
19
65
4
Russian Fed.
24
25
33
82
5
South Korea
13
8
7
28

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