Michelle-Lee Ahye

COUNTRYTrinidad and Tobago
DATE OF BIRTH10 April 1992
COACHMatt Kane
EVENT100m 200m
PERSONAL BEST100m 10.85 200m 22.25

 

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ABOUT Michelle-Lee Ahye

Michelle-Lee Ahye won the Trinidad & Tobago National T&F Championships 100m title in both 2013 and 2014. In 2013, Ahye traveled to Moscow, Russia to compete at the IAAF World Outdoor T&F Championships, representing her country of Trinidad & Tobago. In the winter of 2014, Ahye travelled to Sopot, Poland representing Trinidad & Tobago at the IAAF World Indoor T&F Championships in the women’s 60m dash. In the finals, Michelle set a new National Record for 60 meters by running :7.10 seconds and placing 6th overall.

In the 2014 outdoor season, Michelle burst onto the worldwide professional Track and Field scene by running at personal best :10.85 in the 100m, winning 12 of 13 races and ranking 3rd in the world by Track and Field News. Michelle  placed 1st in the 100m event at the Lausanne Diamond League meet on July 3, 2014 running 10.98. Michelle then travelled  to the Glasgow Diamond League meet in Scotland, and defeated the defending 100m Olympic Champion Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce of Jamaica by running :11.01 on July 12, 2014. Michelle  was also victorious in several other world-class T&F meets in Guadeloupe, Ponce Puerto Rico, Paris France and Switzerland. On Sept 13, 2014 Michelle placed 2nd at the Continental Cup in Marrakech Morocco for the Americas Team. In 2016 at the Olympic Games Rio Michelle produced a fantastic series of races were she became a finalist in both the 100m and 200m setting a personal best in the 200m 22.25.