- Name: Christian Coleman
- Age: 22 years old
- Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Sprinter
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Alive
Christian Coleman is an American professional sprinter and Olympic athlete. He competes primarily in the 60-meters, 100-meters and 200-meters dash. He’s competed in tournaments like the 2017 World Championships and the 2016 Olympic Games. Coleman was born on March 6, 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia. His parents are Seth and Dr. Daphne Coleman. He has two sisters, Camryn and Cailyn. Coleman attended Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School followed by the University of Tennessee. He majored in sports management.
Coleman began his track career at Our Lady of Mercy. He won individual events such as the 100m, 200m and long jump. He anchored the 4x100m team to victory at the State Championship. He was named All-USA for his performance in the 100m at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals. He also played football as a defensive back and wide receiver for Our Lady of Mercy. Coleman graduated in 2014 and Mercy Track named the ‘The Christian Coleman Champions Award’ in his honor. He’s a recipient of the Fred R. Langley Athletic Scholarship Fund. Coleman continued his track career with the Tennessee Volunteers. He’s won both the 60m and the 200m at the 2017 NCAA’s Indoor Championships. He has a career personal best of 6.45s in the 60m, 9.82s in the 100m, and 19.85s in the 200m. Coleman won Bronze at the 2015 Pan American Junior Games in Edmonton. In 2016, he won gold as a member of the 4x100m relay team at the NACAC Under-23 Championship in San Salvador.
Coleman turned professional in June 2016. He qualified for both the 100m and 200m at the 2016 Olympic Trials. He competed and placed 6th in the 100m at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He ran the second leg for Team USA in the 4x100m relay qualifying heat. Team USA was disqualified in the finals due to an illegal baton pass between Justin Gatlin and Mike Rodgers. Coleman won silver in the 100m dash at the 2017 World Championships in London. First place went to Justin Gatlin and third to Usain Bolt. He’s also a 2017 Bowerman finalist.
Christian Coleman is 5ft 9in tall and he’s about 157 pounds. He’s of African-American ancestry. While his net worth is unknown, he did sign a 7-figure endorsement deal with Nike in 2016.
Christian Coleman Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Christian Coleman
- Birthday: March 6, 1996
- How Old : Age: 22 years old
- Place of Birth: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Professional Sprinter
- Years Active: 2016-present
- Net Worth & Salary:
- Death-O-Meter: Alive