Kerry Johnson (athlete)

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Kerry Johnson
Personal information
Born (1963-10-23) 23 October 1963 (age 56)
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) [1]
Weight50 kg (110 lb)
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 100 m, 200 m

Kerry Dale Johnson (born 23 October 1963) is a retired Australian athlete who competed in the sprints. [2] She represented her country at the 1988 and 1992 Summer Olympics. In addition, she won one gold and two silver medals at the 1990 Commonwealth Games.

She has personal bests of 11.19 seconds in the 100 metres (+1.6 m/s, Auckland 1990) and 22.82 seconds in the 200 metres (+1.7 m/s, Chiba 1988).

International competitions

Representing Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
1985 Universiade Kobe, Japan 6th (h)100 m 12.08
8th (sf)200 m 25.08
World Cup Canberra, Australia 4 × 100 m relay DQ 1
1986 Commonwealth Games Edinburgh, United Kingdom 11th (h)100 m 11.76
10th (h)200 m 23.96
4 × 100 m relay DNF
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 24th (qf)100 m 11.42
17th (qf)200 m 23.01
4 × 100 m relay DNF
1990 Commonwealth Games Auckland, New Zealand 2nd100 m 11.17 (w)
2nd200 m 22.88
1st4 × 100 m relay 43.87
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 11th (sf)100 m 11.38
8th4 × 100 m relay 43.79
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 19th (qf)100 m 11.59
6th4 × 100 m relay 43.77

1Representing Oceania

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