Veronicastill the fastest woman in the world wants to make history by defending the title for the 3rd time. 29 year old Trelawny, Jamaica resident has taken part in 100m, 200m, 4x100m Olympic events. She participated in three previous Olympic games. She was awarded 200m gold medalist Athens 2004, Beijing 2008; 4x100m gold medalist Athens 2004. She currently gives 3-6 hours to her training. daily.
If she proves successful at London's Olympics in August, she will be the first one in history to win three consecutive gold medals in the distance. She reports that she is in good form. Last year she ran for the 100 meters in just 10.76 seconds and earned a gold medal, which was the second quickest time in history. She is from the same place which produce the worlds fastest man, Usain Bolt.
She said that with 5 brothers and 4 sisters, and there is a lot of competition in the house. This helped her to be more competitive, strong and independent. She also said that when she was teen she used to race with the boys and she would win, that made her realize she was blessed with special gift.