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Who is Gabrielle Thomas?
Gabrielle Thomas is an American well-known track-and-field athlete, who specializes in the 100 and 200 meters sprint. She won an individual bronze medal and a team silver medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
How Old Is Gabrielle Thomas?
She is 25 years old as of July 2022, having been born on December 7, 1996, in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. Gabrielle shares her birthdate with celebrities such as; Ava Foley, Shae Bennett, Asian Doll, Jordyn Yeager, Jon Moxley, and many more.
Gabrielle Thomas Family
Who are Gabrielle Thomas’s Parents?
She was born to Desmond Thomas (Father) and Jennifer Randall (Mother).
Does Gabrielle Thomas have Siblings?
She has a twin brother by the name of Andrew Thomas and two younger brothers.
Gabrielle Thomas Education
She received her high school education at Williston Northampton School. After high school, she attended Havard University where she studied neurobiology and global health as an undergraduate. And is pursuing a master’s degree in at the University of Texas at Austin in epidemiology.
Gabrielle Thomas Marital Status
She is currently single.
Gabrielle Thomas Kids
She does not have any kids currently. In case there is new news regarding this matter we will update it here as soon as possible.
Gabrielle Thomas Career
She was inspired to run by Allyson Felix, stating that her first memory of a track race was watching Felix while at her grandmother’s house. While in high school, she ran all 4 years for Williston Northampton School where she set multiple school records and was MVP every year. She proceeded with her run-up to the university where she studied at Havard University. Where she won 22 conference titles across her three years of athletics in six different events, setting the school and Ivy League records in the 100 meters, 200 meters, and the indoor 60 meters.
In October 2018, she signed a contract with New Balance and turned pro forgoing her last year of collegiate eligibility. After graduating from Havard, she moved to Austin, Texas where she was coached by Tonja Buford-Bailey. In May 2020, she was provisionally suspended for three whereabouts failures sanctioned with a two-year period of ineligibility. She submitted new evidence in June to invalidate one failure and was finally cleared in July.
A Career in 2021
In 2021, she experienced a health scare when an MRI revealed a tumor on her liver, but it turned out to be benign. She went on to represent the United States in the 200-meter race at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. On June 26, 2021, her time of 21.61 seconds in the event at the United States Olympic trials was the second-fastest ever at the time, surpassed only by world record holder Florence Griffith-Joyner. The time even surprised Gabrielle herself, after the race, she said “It definitely changed how I viewed myself as a runner.
I am still in shock … my dream was to make the Olympic team … Now that I’ve accomplished [that] I’m going to set higher goals”. At the delayed 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, on August 3, 2021, she won a bronze medal, running in the 200 m finals with a time of 21.87 behind Elaine Thompson-Herah (gold) and Christine Mboma (solver). Later after three days on August 6, 2021, the U.S. team having qualified for the finals of the 4×100 meters relay, Gabrielle ran anchor, and the team came in 2nd place behind the Jamaican team, securing her the silver medal along with teammates Javianne Oliver, Teahna Daniels, and Jenna Prandini.
A Career in 2022
In March, she came up with a good start to her outdoor season at the Texas Relays, with the fastest ever season opened by any 200m sprinter in history. She went on to achieve the quickest wind-assisted mark of all time at 21.69 seconds (+3.1 m/s). For the 100 meters, she ran winning 10.92s just 45 minutes earlier.
Gabrielle Thomas Height and Measurements
Adding up to her well-curved and beautiful body, she stands at a height of 5ft 11inches (1.8m) and a weight of 59kg (130lbs).
Gabrielle Thomas’s Salary and Net Worth
His salary is not mentioned on the internet but has an estimated net worth of between $ and $5 million.