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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

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Full Name: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
Birth Date: December 27, 1986
Age: 32 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Sprinter
Horoscope: Capricorn
Height: 5 feet 0 inches (1.52m)
HusbandJason Pryce
Net Worth$4 million dollar
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceKingston, Jamaica
NationalityJamaican
EthnicityCaribbean
EducationUniversity of Technology,Wolmer’s High School for Girls
MotherMaxine Simpson
SiblingsAndrew and Omar
KidsZyon Pryce
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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is one of the popular Jamaican field sprinters. She is the first-ever woman athlete from the Caribbean to win a gold medal at the Olympic in the 100-meter in 2008. Likewise, Shelly is also the only woman athlete in history to win three medals at the Olympics in 100-meter.

Early Life

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Jamaican sprinter was on born December 27, 1986, in Kingston, Jamaica. Her mother’s name is Maxine Simpson. She grew up with her two brothers and their names are Andrew and Omar. As per 2019, her age is 33 years old while her zodiac sign is Capricorn. She has Jamaican nationality and belongs to a Caribbean ethnicity.

Shelly attended the Wolmer’s High School for Girls and later joined the University of Technology in Jamaica. She has acquired a degree in Child and Adolescent Development in the year 2012. During her school days, she participated in the Jamaican Schools Championships. And at the age of just 16 years old, she won the junior competition in the 100m race.

Professional Career

Shelly is a talented and beautiful professional sprinter from Jamaica. She began her career during her school days. She used to participate in her school competitions and has also won the Jamaican Schools Championships. Shelly’s trainer is Asafa Powell.

She has won an Olympic gold medal in the 100-meter sprint in 2008  held in Beijing. Shelly was just 21 years old when she won the title in 2012 at the London Olympics. Likewise, she became the third woman to ever win two times in the Olympics for 100-meter. In addition, she also won Silver medals for the 200 meters and the 4×100 meter relay in the year 2012 Olympic.

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Caption: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (Source: trackandfieldnews )

In the year 2009, at the Berlin World Champions Shelly won a gold medal for the 100 meters and 4×100 meter relay. Next, she won in the 2013 Moscow World Championships for 100 meters, 200 meters, and 4×100 meter relay. Furthermore, she also won silver medals for the 4×100 meter at the Osaka World Championships in 2007. Followed by at the 2011 Daegu World Champions.

Again in the year 2014, Shelly won a gold medal at the Sopot World Indoor Championships for the 60 meters. Besides, she is also a social worker. She is the first UNICEF National Goodwill Ambassador for Jamaica in 2010.

Awards & Achievements

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has won numerous awards in her career. She won the Golden Cleats Award for female Athletes in the years 2009, 2012 and 2013. Followed by winning the same award in the year 2015 by the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association.

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Caption: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (Source: Zimbio)

Her Achievements

Out of her numerous achievements, some of them are Olympic medal athletics at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Women’s 100 metres, Athletics at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Women’s 4 × 100 metres relay, Athletics at the 2012 Summer Olympics in Women’s 4×100 metres relay, and as well as Athletics at the 2012 Summer Olympics in Women’s 100 metres.

Likewise, she also won the Olympic medal athletics at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Women’s 100 meters, Athletics at the 2012 Summer Olympics in Women’s 200 meters, and Olympic medal athletics in the 2019 Pan American Games in Women’s 200 meters.

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Boyfriend turns as Her Husband

Yes, Shelly is a married woman. She married her boyfriend Jason Pryce. The couple was in a romantic relationship for a few years. And they finally decided to take their relationship to the next level and tied the wedding knot in the year 2011 after.

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Caption: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce with her husband (Source: Jamaicans)

And they welcomed their first child as a son named Zyon who was born on 7 August 2017. As of now, the couple is happily living together with their son in Kingston, Jamaica.

What is the Net Worth Of Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce?

The 32 years old athlete has a net worth of around $4million dollars as of 2019. She is earning a good amount through her professional career as a successful sprinter. She has also won several medals and titles in her career. Shelly’s main source of income from her professional career as a field sprinter and Jamaican track.

Besides, she also has her own business, she owns a hair salon named Chic Hair Ja through which she earns a good sum of amount.

Height & Weight

The Jamaican athlete has got a height of 5 feet with an athletic build body. Her body weight is around 52kg. Shelly has black hair color with black color eyes respectively.

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Caption: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (Source: Facebook )

Talking about her social sites, Shelly is quite active on social networking sites. She is active on Twitter and as well as on Facebook.

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