Nia Ali is an American track and field athlete, specializing in the 100-meter hurdles, triathlons and other events. She is a 2016 Olympic silver medalist in the 100-meter hurdles and two consecutive world championships in the 60-meter hurdles.
|Sport||Track and field|
|Event(s)||100 metres hurdles|
|College team||USC Trojans|
|Coached by||Rana Reider|
|Personal best(s)||100 metres hurdles: 12.34|
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Olympic track and field star known for taking the silver in the 100 meter hurdles at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. She also took gold in the 60 meter hurdles at the 2014 and 2016 World Indoor Championships.
During college she was the NCAA champion for the USC Trojans in the 100 meter hurdles. She also competed for the Tennessee Volunteers.
In 2011, she won the gold medal in the 100 meter hurdles at the World University Games in Shenzhen.
Born to Aleem Ali and Melita Johnson, she has three siblings: Kalenna, Ameer, and Aatiqah. She has a son named Titus Maximus Tinsley.
Her U.S. teammate Brianna Rollins took the gold medal in the 100 meter hurdles at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
- Tennessee Volunteer Female Athletes
- American female athlete crossing the fence
- African American female athletes
- Olympic silver medalists for the United States in athletics
Latest information about Nia Ali updated on June 14 2021.