Monday, 16 February 2009

Christine Ohuruogu

Christine Ijeoma Ohuruogu MBE is a sprinter who specialises in the 400 metres - the event for which she is the current Commonwealth, World and Olympic Champion.

Christine was born in Newham, East London less than one mile from the 2012 Summer Olympics stadium in Stratford. She studied at University College London, where she graduated in Linguistics in 2005

She was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2009 New Year Honours.

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