Full name: Sharrieffa Finninninchirrir Barksdale (-Blair)
Height: 5-3.5 (162 cm)
Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)
Born: February 18, 1961 in Harriman, Tennessee, United States
Affiliations: adidas, Herzogenaurach (GER)
Country: United States
Soon after the 400 metre hurdles became an international event for women, Sharrieffa Barksdale became the first US woman known for her talents in the event. She ran for the [University of Tennessee] and the Reebok Racing Club. Barksdale won one US title, the TAC Championship in 1983. She also won a silver medal in the 400 hurdles at the 1983 Pan American Games.
Personal Bests: 100 â 11.67 (1981); 200 â 24.05 (1986); 400 â 52.86 (1986); 400H â 54.90 (1986); LJ â 20-5Â¼ [6.23] (1983).
|1984 Summer||23||Los Angeles||Athletics||Women's 400 metres Hurdles||United States||USA||5 h1 r2/3|
|1984 Summer||23||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat One||5||56.19||3|
|1984 Summer||23||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Two||2||QU||56.89||7|