Michelle Perry

Michelle Perry as winner of the 2007 World Cup

Michelle Perry ( born May 1, 1979 in Granada Hills, California) is an American track and field athlete that was 2005 and 2007 world champion in the 100 - meter hurdles.

The hurdles sprinter Michelle Perry was originally Heptathlete with a solid personal best of 6126 points, which she set up in the qualifying competitions in the United States for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. It was with this result, the Third U.S. Trials and the Olympic competition 14 outstanding result in their competition in Athens were the 12.74 seconds over the 100m hurdles.

Your strength in hurdling then also made sure that they concentrated together with their coach Bob Kersee (husband of heptathlon world record holder Jackie Joyner - Kersee ) from now on to the hurdles. With success, because she was at her first start at the specialists at the 2005 World Championships in Helsinki World Champion. Your personal best over 100m hurdles is 12.43 seconds (2005 and 2006). In 2007, Perry the annual global leaderboard before the World Championships in Osaka with 12.44 seconds at. In Osaka, they came up with 12.46 seconds, almost at this time to approach; this time she was able to defend their title successfully.

She has a competition weight of 58 kg at a height of 1.72 m.

Personal best