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Priscilla Lopes-Schliep
Personal information
Full name Priscilla Lopes-Schliep
Nationality  Canada
Date of birth 26 August 1982 (1982-08-26) (age 27)
Place of birth Scarborough, Ontario
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight 147 lb.
Medal record

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep (born 26 August 1982) is a Canadian hurdler in track and field athletic competition. She was born in Scarborough, Ontario and currently lives in Whitby. Lopes-Schliep is the first cousin of soccer player Dwayne De Rosario.[1] Lopes-Schlipe attended the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

She won a bronze medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in women's 100m hurdles.[2] It was the first medal for Canada in Athletics at the Summer Olympics since the 1996 Games.[3] It was the first medal for a Canadian woman in Olympic track and field since the 1992 Games.[4]

On August 19, 2009, Lopes-Schliep won a silver medal in the 100 m hurdles at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics in Berlin, Germany, in a time of 12.54s.[5][6]


Personal bests

Event Time (sec) Venue Date
50 metres hurdles 6.82 Stockholm, Sweden 21 February 2008
55 metres hurdles 7.51 Fresno, California, United States 21 January 2008
60 metres hurdles 7.82 Stuttgart, Germany 6 February 2010
100 metres hurdles 12.49 Brussels, Belgium 4 September 2009
60 metres 7.23 Lincoln, Nebraska, United States 26 February 2005
100 metres 11.44 Victoria, British Columbia, Canada 19 July 2003
200 metres (indoor) 23.50 Lincoln, Nebraska, United States 25 February 2006
  • All information taken from IAAF profile.

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