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Double Olympic Champion ties the knot

Double Olympic Champion ties the knot

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Less than two months after finishing fourth in Doha at the 100m events , two times Olympic Champion , Elaine Thompson of Jamaica got married to Derron Herah on Saturday , 2 November in Ochi Rios , Jamaica .

Her husband , Derron Herah , is a former athlete , who also attended Southwest Christian Junior College , and Texas Tech University , specializes in 400m hurdle and have a personal best of 51.01s .

At the Rio Olympics , Thompson  became the second woman in the history of Sprints to achieve the rare sprint doubles by wining Gold in the 100 and 200m events in an Olympics event.

First to achieve the feat is American track and field Legend , Florence Griffith Joyner, who became the first woman to achieve the doubles in both the 100 and 200m events.

 

Mudashiru Shittu

 



Mudashiru Shittu

A Sport writer , reporter and a broadcaster with huge knowledge of Sporting Events in Africa and beyond .


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