Sprinters and Hurdlers of the Year in 2010 - World and by Areas

Sprinters and Hurdlers of the Year in 2010 - World and by Areas

All-Athletics.com announced the 2010 Sprinters and Hurdlers of the Year in the World as well as in the different Areas.

All-Athletics.com 2010 World Sprinter of the Year:
(100-400m)

  • Male: Tyson Gay (USA)
  • Female: Veronica Campbell-Brown (Jamaica)

All-Athletics.com 2010 World Hurdler of the Year:
(110/100m-400m Hurdles)

  • Male: David Oliver (USA)
  • Female: Kaliese Spencer (Jamaica)

 

All-Athletics.com 2010 Sprinter of the Year in Africa:

  • Male: Ben Youssef Meité (Ivory Coast)
  • Female: Amantle Montsho (Botswana)

All-Athletics.com 2010 Hurdler of the Year in Africa:

  • Male: Louis J. Van Zyl (South Africa)
  • Female: Ajoke Odumosu (Nigeria)

 

All-Athletics.com 2010 Sprinter of the Year in Asia:

  • Male: Yuzo Kanemaru (Japan)
  • Female: Chisato Fukushima (Japan)

All-Athletics.com 2010 Hurdler of the Year in Asia:

  • Male: Dongpeng Shi (China)
  • Female: Satomi Kobokura (Japan)

 

All-Athletics.com 2010 Sprinter of the Year in Europe:

  • Male: Christophe Lemaitre (France)
  • Female: Tatyana Firova (Russia)

All-Athletics.com 2010 Hurdler of the Year in Europe:

  • Male: David Greene (Great Britain & NI)
  • Female: Natalya Antyukh (Russia)

 

All-Athletics.com 2010 Sprinter of the Year in North and Central America:

  • Male: Tyson Gay (USA)
  • Female: Veronica Campbell-Brown (Jamaica)

All-Athletics.com 2010 Hurdler of the Year in North and Central America:

  • Male: David Oliver (USA)
  • Female: Kaliese Spencer (Jamaica)

 

All-Athletics.com 2010 Sprinter of the Year in Oceania:

  • Male: Ben Offereins (Australia)
  • Female: Jodie Henry (Australia)

All-Athletics.com 2010 Hurdler of the Year in Oceania:

  • Male: Brendan Cole (Australia)
  • Female: Sally Pearson (Australia)

 

All-Athletics.com 2010 Sprinter of the Year in South America:

  • Male: Nilson Andre de Oliveira (Brazil)
  • Female: Aliann Tabitha Pompey (Guyana)

All-Athletics.com 2010 Hurdler of the Year in South America:

  • Male: Andrés Byron Silva (Uruguay)
  • Female: Brigith María Merlano (Colombia)

 

Notes:
- The athletes of the year are determined based on the rankings dated  28 December 2010. The All-Athletics.com Rankings are published weekly.
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