Claxton Hall Of Fame

Sarah Claxton (1979- ) - Athlete.


Sarah Claxton (1979- ) - Athlete.

Long Jump/100m Hurdles

Specializes in the 100 metres hurdles.

She finished eighth at the 2008 Olympic Games. She also competed at the 2004 Olympic Games, the 2005 World Championships as well as the World Indoor Championships in 2001, 2003, 2004, 2006 and 2008 without reaching the final round.

Her personal best time is 12.81 seconds, achieved in July 2008 in Loughborough. In the 60 metres hurdles she has 7.96 seconds, achieved in February 2005 in Sheffield.

She formerly competed in the long jump as well. She finished fourth at the 1998 World Junior Championships. Her personal best jump was 6.60 metres, achieved in August 2003 in Tessenderlo.