Barbados Olympic Association Inc.

Kierre Beckles

Fast Facts

Date of birth

05/21/1990

Age

27

Sports

Athletics

Games

Rio Olympics 2016

Biography

Kierre Beckles has been involved in Track and Field from the tender age of 7 having been encouraged by her brother Julien Beckles and sister Natasha Burkett-Sealy. Kierre is the current Barbados record holder in the 100m Hurdles event with a time of 12.88. In her first year attending CARIFTA in 2004, Kierre won a bronze medal winner in the 300m Hurdles. That same year in Mexico at the CAC Juniors she won silver in the same event. At the 2007 World Youth Championships in the Czech Republic she was a semi-finalist in the 100m Hurdles.

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