Athlete Profile

Margaret Simpson

  • COUNTRY Ghana Ghana
  • DATE OF BIRTH 31 DEC 1981
  • COUNTRY Ghana Ghana
  • DATE OF BIRTH 31 DEC 1981
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
200 Metres 24.38 +1.2 Alger 20 JUL 2007
800 Metres 2:17.02 Helsinki 07 AUG 2005
100 Metres Hurdles 13.41 -0.8 Götzis 28 MAY 2005
High Jump 1.89 Maputo 13 SEP 2011
Long Jump 6.32 +0.7 Götzis 29 MAY 2005
Shot Put 13.58 Bambous 13 APR 2012
Javelin Throw 56.36 Helsinki 07 AUG 2005
Heptathlon 6423 Götzis 29 MAY 2005
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
200 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2012 25.35 -0.5 Bambous 13 APR
2011 25.05 Réduit 16 APR
2010 24.99 +0.5 Nairobi 30 JUL
2009 25.19 -0.5 Desenzano del Garda (Stadio Tre Stelle) 09 MAY
2007 24.38 +1.2 Alger 20 JUL
2005 24.55 +1.0 Götzis 28 MAY
2004 24.54 0.0 Brazzaville 14 JUL
2003 24.84 +0.7 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG
2002 24.72 -0.7 Desenzano del Garda 11 MAY
2001 25.11 Edmonton 04 AUG
1999 24.96 +0.5 Johannesburg 18 SEP
800 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 2:17.88 Götzis 27 MAY
2011 2:17.27 Desenzano del Garda (Stadio Tre Stelle) 08 MAY
2010 2:21.29 Durban 21 MAR
2009 2:20.23 Arles 07 JUN
2007 2:20.54 Arles 03 JUN
2005 2:17.02 Helsinki 07 AUG
2004 2:17.72 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 21 AUG
2001 2:23.54 Edmonton 05 AUG
1999 2:20.20 Tunis 25 JUL
100 Metres Hurdles Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2012 13.85 +0.2 Götzis 26 MAY
2011 13.43 +1.6 Daegu 29 AUG
2010 13.79 -0.7 New Delhi 08 OCT
2009 13.81 +0.7 Arles 06 JUN
2007 13.54 -0.5 Alger 20 JUL
2005 13.41 -0.8 Götzis 28 MAY
2004 13.56 0.0 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 20 AUG
2003 13.47 +1.8 Abuja 14 OCT
2002 13.55 -0.1 Arles 01 JUN
2001 14.07 -0.8 Edmonton 04 AUG
High Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 1.80 Bambous 13 APR
2011 1.89 Maputo 13 SEP
2010 1.81 New Delhi 08 OCT
2009 1.70 Réduit 18 APR
2007 1.81 Alger 20 JUL
2005 1.85 Götzis 28 MAY
2004 1.79 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 20 AUG
2003 1.76 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG
2002 1.84 Tunis 06 AUG
2001 1.76 Edmonton 04 AUG
1998 1.79 Kumasi 27 JUN
Long Jump Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2012 6.07 +0.9 Götzis 27 MAY
2011 5.94 +1.8 Réduit 17 APR
2011 5.94 Réduit 17 APR
2010 6.13 Réduit 11 APR
2009 5.74 -0.9 Desenzano del Garda (Stadio Tre Stelle) 10 MAY
2009 5.74 Réduit 19 APR
2007 6.09 -0.2 Desenzano del Garda (Stadio Tre Stelle) 06 MAY
2005 6.32 +0.7 Götzis 29 MAY
2004 6.02 -0.1 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 21 AUG
2003 6.11 -0.1 Abuja 15 OCT
2002 5.90 +0.4 Réduit 21 APR
2001 6.00 +1.3 Arles 10 JUN
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 13.58 Bambous 13 APR
2011 13.30 Réduit 16 APR
2011 13.30 Réduit 16 APR
2010 12.62 Réduit 10 APR
2009 12.56 Desenzano del Garda (Stadio Tre Stelle) 09 MAY
2007 12.81 Alger 20 JUL
2005 13.33 Helsinki 06 AUG
2004 12.43 Réduit 13 MAR
2003 12.62 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG
2001 11.48 Arles 09 JUN
Javelin Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 55.90 Götzis 27 MAY
2011 55.93 Maputo 14 SEP
2010 52.18 Nairobi 31 JUL
2009 50.59 Réduit 19 APR
2007 53.33 Alger 21 JUL
2005 56.36 Helsinki 07 AUG
2004 56.29 Brazzaville 15 JUL
2002 44.71 Pretoria 12 APR
2001 53.86 Desenzano del Garda 13 MAY
2000 48.58 Arles 04 JUN
Heptathlon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 6245 Götzis 27 MAY
2011 6270 Desenzano del Garda (Stadio Tre Stelle) 08 MAY
2010 6031 Nairobi 31 JUL
2009 5872 Arles 07 JUN
2007 6278 Alger 21 JUL
2005 6423 Götzis 29 MAY
2004 6306 Götzis 30 MAY
2003 6152 Abuja 14 OCT
2002 6004 Arles 02 JUN
2001 5836 Arles 10 JUN
2000 5543 Arles 04 JUN
1999 5366 Tunis 25 JUL
Honours - High Jump
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF/VTB Bank Continental Cup 2010 8 1.72 Split 05 SEP 2010
Honours - Heptathlon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games DNS London (OP) 04 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 13 6183 Daegu 30 AUG 2011
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics DNF Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 26 AUG 2007
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 6375 Helsinki 07 AUG 2005
28th Olympic Games 9 6253 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 21 AUG 2004
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics DNF Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 24 AUG 2003
8th IAAF World Championships 13 5748 Edmonton 05 AUG 2001
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships NM Santiago de Chile 21 OCT 2000