Kendra Harrison Biography and Wiki
Kendra Harrison is an American hurdler. Harrison set the world record in the women’s 100 meters hurdles with a time of 12.20 seconds on July 22, 2016, against the previous record of 12.21 set by Bulgarian athlete Yordanka Donkova.
Kendra Harrison Age and Birthday
Harrison was born September 18, 1992, in Tennessee, United States. She is 29 years as of 2021.
Kendra Harrison Height and Weight
Kendra appears to be quite tall according to her photos. She stands at an average height of 5feet and 4inches (Approx.1.63m).she has a moderate weight.
Kendra Harrison Education
Harrison attended Clayton High where she graduated in 2011, she later went to Clemson University where she was Atlantic Coast Conference champion in the 400 m obstacles. She incredibly qualified for the NCAA titles in the two obstacles races.
She later relocated to the University of Kentucky, in 2015 she was the sprinter up in the 100m obstacle at the United States outdoor championships.
Kendra Harrison Family
Kendra was born and raised in Tennessee, the United States by her foster parents Gary and Karon Harrison. The couple had adopted nine children including Kendra, the two first met while they were serving in the U.S. Naval force.
The family lived in Hawaii, California, Georgia, Bolivia, then later reallocated to Clayton, N.C. after Gary resigned from the Navy.
Kendra Harrison Career
Harrison flew the flag high as she represented the United States at the 2015 world athletic championships and the 2016 IAAF World Indoor Championships.
She also set an ultimate record for the women’s athletics championship when she hurdled with a time of 12.20 seconds on July 22, 2016, at the London Müller Anniversary Games.
In 2016, world Olympic trails she surprised the world when she set 6th and missed meeting all requirements for the Olympics.
Kendra Harrison World Record
Kendra has won two of the Diamond League 100m obstacles, she is a very fine structure and heads to Birmingham on the back of triumphs in Stockholm and Monaco on the Diamond League circuit.’
Kendra Harrison Salary
According to BBC estimates,Harrison receives an annual salary ranging from $28,600 – $80,300.Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Kendra Harrison Net Worth
Kendra has a net worth of $10million.This amount is from her extensive career among other investments.