Asafa Powell

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Jamaica Jamaica
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    23 NOV 1982
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell (Getty images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
100 Metres 9.72 +0.2 Lausanne (Pontaise) 02 SEP 2008
200 Metres 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (NS), JAM 25 JUN 2006
400 Metres 45.94 Sydney 28 FEB 2009

Personal Best - Indoor

Performance Wind Place Date
50 Metres 5.64 New York (MSG), NY 28 JAN 2012
60 Metres 6.44 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 18 MAR 2016
60 Metres 6.44 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 18 MAR 2016

Progression - Outdoor

100 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2016 10.04 +0.3 Baie Mahault 14 MAY
2015 9.81 +1.3 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 04 JUL
2014 9.87 +1.6 Austin (St. Michaels), TX 23 AUG
2013 10.02 +1.0 Kingston (NS), JAM 20 JUN
2012 9.85 +0.6 Oslo (Bislett) 07 JUN
2011 9.78 +1.0 Lausanne (Pontaise) 30 JUN
2010 9.82 +0.6 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 10 JUN
2009 9.82 +1.4 Szczecin 15 SEP
2008 9.72 +0.2 Lausanne (Pontaise) 02 SEP
2007 9.74 +1.7 Rieti (Guidobaldi) 09 SEP
2006 9.77 +1.0 Zürich 18 AUG
2006 9.77 +1.5 Gateshead (International Stadium) 11 JUN
2005 9.77 +1.6 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 14 JUN
2004 9.87 +0.2 Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 03 SEP
2003 10.02 +0.8 Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 05 SEP
2002 10.12 +1.3 Rovereto (Stadio Quercia) 28 AUG

200 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2016 20.45 +0.9 Kingston (NS), JAM 07 MAY
2011 20.55 +0.5 Kingston (NS), JAM 16 APR
2010 19.97 0.0 Kingston (NS), JAM 27 JUN
2007 20.00 -0.3 Shanghai 28 SEP
2006 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (NS), JAM 25 JUN
2004 20.06 +0.7 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 19 SEP
2002 20.48 +0.4 Rieti 08 SEP

400 Metres

Performance Place Date
2010 47.56 Kingston (NS), JAM 20 FEB
2009 45.94 Sydney 28 FEB

Progression - Indoor

50 Metres

Performance Place Date
2012 5.64 New York (MSG), NY 28 JAN

60 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 6.44 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 18 MAR
2016 6.44 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 18 MAR
2015 6.52 Boston (Roxbury), MA 07 FEB
2012 6.50 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 18 FEB
2012 6.50 Birmingham (NIA), GBR 18 FEB
2004 6.56 New York (MSG), NY 06 FEB
2003 6.57 Erfurt 31 JAN

Honours - 60 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2 6.50 Portland (Oregon Convention Center), OR 18 MAR 2016
10th IAAF World Indoor Championships 5sf2 6.71 Budapest (Sportaréna) 05 MAR 2004

Honours - 100 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
15th IAAF World Championships 7 10.00 -0.5 Beijing (National Stadium) 23 AUG 2015
The XXX Olympic Games 7 11.99 +1.5 London (Olympic Stadium) 05 AUG 2012
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 2 9.90 -0.2 Thessaloníki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 9.84 +0.9 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 16 AUG 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 1 9.87 +0.4 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 13 SEP 2008
The XXIX Olympic Games 5 9.95 0.0 Beijing (National Stadium) 16 AUG 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 1 9.83 -0.3 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 9.96 -0.5 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 26 AUG 2007
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 1 9.89 +0.9 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 09 SEP 2006
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 1 9.98 -1.6 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 18 SEP 2004
28th Olympic Games 5 9.94 +0.6 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 22 AUG 2004
1st IAAF World Athletics Final 7 10.23 +1.9 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 13 SEP 2003
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics qf2 DQ +0.7 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 24 AUG 2003

Honours - 200 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 1 20.06 +0.7 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 19 SEP 2004
28th Olympic Games f DNS +1.2 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 26 AUG 2004