Tobi Amusan Nominated For Women’s World Athlete Of The Year

A three-way voting process will determine the finalists.

The World Athletics Council and the World Athletics Family will cast their votes by email, while fans can vote online via the World Athletics social media platforms. Individual graphics for each nominee will be posted on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube this week; a ‘like’ on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube or a retweet on Twitter will count as one vote.

The World Athletics Council’s vote will count for 50% of the result, while the World Athletics Family’s votes and the public votes will each count for 25% of the final result.

Voting for the World Athletes of the Year closes at midnight on Monday 31 October.
At the closing of the voting process, five women and five men finalists will be announced by World Athletics.

The winners will be shown on World Athletics’ social media platforms in early December.

World Athletics 

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OLUWATOBILOBA AYOMIDE Express AMUSAN
She competes in the 100mH event:
-Won Gold at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Gold (100mH) at the Commonwealth Games, Birmingham 2022.
-Won Gold (4x100m relay) at the Commonwealth Games, Birmingham 2022.
-Won Gold (100mH) in the African Championships, Mauritius 2022.
-Defends her Diamond League Trophy (100mH) this year.
-Set a World Record in Oregon (100mH) -12.12s
-Set a Commonwealth Games Record in Birmingham – 12.30s
-Set a Diamond League Event Record (100mH) -12.29s

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OTHERS:

Shericka Jackson (Jamaica)
She competes in the 100m & 200m events
-Won Silver (200m) at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Silver at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Gold (100m) at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Gold (100m) in the Diamond League in the 200m this year.
-Won Gold at the NACAC Championships, Freeport 2022.

Faith Chepngetich Kipyegon (Kenya)
She runs in the 1500m: 
-Won Gold at the World Championship in Oregon 2022 
-Won the Diamond League for same event this year.
She holds the African Record.

Yaroslava Oleksiyivna Mahuchikh (Ukraine)
She competes in the High Jump event.
-Won Silver at the World Championship in Oregon 2022
-Won Gold at the World Indoor Championships, Belgrade 2022
-Won Gold at the Diamond League in her event this year.
-Won Gold at the European Championships, Munich 2022.

Sydney McLaughlin-Levrone (USA)
She participates in the 400mH events.
– Won Gold in the 400mH at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Gold in the 4x400m relay at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-World Record in 400mH (50.68s) set in Oregon 2022.

Gabriela Kimberly García León (Peru)
She is a racewalker:
-Won Gold in the 20km event at the World Championships, Oregon 2022.
-Won Gold in the 35km event at the World Championships, Oregon 2022. (She set a Championship Record)

Yulimar Rojas Rodríguez (Venezuela)
She is a triple jumper:
-Won Gold in the event at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Gold at the World Indoor Championships, Belgrade 2022
-She won the Diamond League in the event this year.

Chase Foster Ealey (USA)
She is a thrower (Shotput)
-Won Gold in the shotput at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Silver at the World Indoor Championships, Belgrade 2022
-Won the Diamond League in the event this year.

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (Jamaica)
She participates in the Track & Field Event (100m & 200m)
– Won Silver (200m) at the World Championships, Oregon 2022.
-Won Gold (100m) at the World Championships, Oregon 2022.
-Won Silver (4x100m relay) at the World Championships, Oregon 2022.
-Won the Diamond League in the 100m this year.

Shaunae Miller-Uibo (Bahamas)
She competes in the 400m
-Won Gold at the World Championships, Oregon 2022
-Won Gold at the World Indoor Championships, Belgrade 2022
-World Gold at the NACAC Championships, Freeport 2022