Yohan holds the national junior record for the 100 metres, and is the youngest sprinter to have broken the 10-second barrier (at 19 years, 196 days). He is coached by Glen Mills, and is training partners with Bolt and Daniel Bailey.
Event: 200m Dash, 100m Dash D.O.B: December 26, 1989 P.O.B: Coach: Not Listed Height: Weight: kgs
Personal Best: 100m – 9.69 (Lausanne – 23-Aug-2012) Season Best:
200m – 19.26 (Bruxelles – 16-Sep-2011)
400m – 46.49 (Kingston – 11-Feb-2012)
13th IAAF World Championships, Deigu
1st – 100m
12th IAAF World Junior Championships, Bydgoszcz
4th – 100m
11th IAAF World Junior Championships, Beijing
3rd – 100m
2005 4th IAAF World Youth Championships, Marrakech
7th – 100m
Nicknamed 'The Beast' by Jamaican track fans, Yohan has made vast improvement since his record-breaking days at St. Jago High School. He sports a distinguished 9.69-second personal best over the 100m and in 2011 he captured the World Championships Gold Medal in the 100m as well as moving into second position on the World all time list for the 200m.