Ryan Brathwaite

Barbadian hurdler

Ryan Brathwaite (born June 6, 1988[1]) is a track and field athlete from Barbados. He won the gold medal in the 110 metres hurdles at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics in Berlin.[2]

Ryan Brathwaite
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Personal information
Nationality Barbados
Born (1988-06-06) June 6, 1988 (age 32)
Hillaby, St. Andrew
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight77 kg (170 lb)
Event(s)110 metres hurdles
College teamBarton County Community College
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)110 m h: 13.14 s (Berlin 2009)
Updated on 29 May 2013.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Barbados
2004 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-17) Coatzacoalcos, México 7th (h) 100 m 11.71   (1.1 m/s)
1st 100 m hurdles 13.20 w   (2.5 m/s)
2005 CARIFTA Games (U-20) Bacolet, Trinidad and Tobago 2nd 110 m hurdles 14.64   (-0.7 m/s)
World Youth Championships Marrakesh, Morocco 2nd 110 m hurdles 13.44   (1.1 m/s)
2006 CARIFTA Games (U-20) Les Abymes, Guadeloupe 1st 110 m hurdles 13.85 CR   (-1.4 m/s)
Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 1st 110 m hurdles 13.69 CR   (1.6 m/s)
2007 CARIFTA Games (U-20) Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands 1st 110 m hurdles 13.42 CR   (0.2 m/s)
2009 Central American and Caribbean Championships Havana, Cuba 2nd 110 m hurdles 13.31w
World Championships Berlin, Germany 1st 110 m hurdles 13.14
2010 Central American and Caribbean Games Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 1st 110 m hurdles 13.39