Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Jamaican track and field sprinter

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, OD (born December 27, 1986) is a Jamaican sprinter. She was unknown until 2008 when she became the first Caribbean woman to win 100 m gold at the Olympics at the 2008 Olympic Games in Bejiing.[1] At the 2012 London Olympic Games she won 100 m gold. She also won silver in 200 metres and 4 x 100 metres relay.[2] She is five feet tall. She is the fourth fastest 100 m female sprinter of all time.

Personal lifeEdit

She is a Christian.[3]


  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-12-01. Retrieved 2014-01-01.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. "Fraser-Pryce a 'church girl'". 14 August 2012.