Height 1.82 m
Sport Track and field
Weight 77 kg
|Name Shane Brathwaite|
Events 110 metres hurdles
Role Olympic athlete
|Born February 8, 1990 (age 25) (1990-02-08) |
Personal best(s) 110 m hurdles 13.31 (+1.8 m/s) (Irapuato 2012)
Shane brathwaite 2014 men 110 hurdles
Shane Brathwaite (born 8 February 1990 in Bridgetown) is a hurdler from Barbados who competed in the 110 metres hurdles at the 2012 Summer Olympics but did not finish the race in the qualifying heats. His gold medal in the octathlon at the 2007 World Youth Championships in Athletics made his the first person from Barbados to win a gold medal at a global athletics championship.
Brathwaite competed for Texas Tech University at Lubbock, Texas. Although he shares a birthplace, surname and speciality with Ryan Brathwaite, the two are not related.