Olympians

Christine Amertil

Birth Date: August 18, 1979
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
High School: R.M. Bailey
College: Southeastern Louisiana
Hobbies: Reading, travelling, sporting activities
Events: Track – 400m
Personal Best: 60m – 7.50 (indoor) in Blacksburg, Virginia in 2003
100m – 11.65 (outdoor) in Athens, Georgia in 2004
200m – 22.86 (outdoor) at 2003 CAC Games
200m – 23.25 (indoor) in Blacksburg, Virginia in 2003
400m – 50.30 (outdoor ) at Gateshead Norwich Union British Grand Prix in 2004
400m – 51.11 (indoor) at the World Championships in Birmingham


Career Highlights: 2003 – Christine came in fourth at the CAC Games in 200m

She was second in the 400m at the World Championships in Birmingham. Her time of 51.11 seconds set a national record at these Games.

2004 – She came first at the National Championships in the 400m in 50.75 seconds.

She was second at the Berlin Bislett Games in 50.97 seconds in the 400m.

She has ran under 51 seconds in the 400m three times this year.

Christine is currently ranked in the top ten in the world as a 400m distance runner.