Christine Ohuruogu

Christine Ohuruogu


  • Event 400m
  • Date of Birth 05/17/1984
  • Born London


Born in Newham, Christine Ohuruogu was raised less than one mile from the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, making it all the more special when she won 400m silver at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Christine attended St Edward’s Church of England School in Romford and Trinity Catholic High School in Woodford Green before studying Linguistics at University College London and burst on to the international athletics scene by winning Commonwealth games gold in Melbourne in 2006.

She won Olympic 400m gold with one of her trademark late charges at Beijing 2008 which completed a golden two years after she claimed World Championship gold in 2007 before doing the same in 2013, while Olympic silver followed at London 2012.

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