Women's Cross Country, Track & Field


Jenny Kallur
Jenny Kallur

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Falun, Sweden

High School:
Lugnetgymnasiet

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Birthdate:
02/16/1981

AT ILLINOIS

Track 2001
Earned all-America honors after finishing seventh at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the 100m hurdles ... Ran her season?s best time of 13.21 seconds in the prelims of the 100m hurdles at the Big Ten championships, the second fastest time in her career, trailing her personal best of 13.17 ... Finished fourth in the 100m hurdles in the Big Ten final, in a time of 13.30 ... Ran the second leg of world record setting 4x100 meter shuttle hurdle relay at the Drake Relays on April 28 ... Placed 6th in the 200m dash at Big Tens. In the 200m prelims, clocked a season?s best and NCAA provisional time of 23.56. Also ran the second leg of Illinois? 4x100m relay, which placed 2nd at Big Tens in a season?s best time of 44.47 seconds.

Prep Highlights
Finished 6th in the 100m hurdles at the 2000 World Junior Championships ... Ran on Sweden?s 4x100m relay that earned a bronze medal at the 2000 World Junior Championships ... Swedish National Champion in 1998 in the 100m and 200m dashes ... Has been a member of the Swedish National Team since 1998 in the following events: 60m, 100m, 200m, 100m hurdles, 4x100m relay.

Personal
Daughter of Anders and Lisa Kallur ... Born Feb. 16, 1981 ... Major is undecided ... Twin sister Susanna is on the team ... Father, Anders, played professional hockey for the New York Islanders, winning four Stanley Cups in the 1980s ... Born in New York City.

Personal Bests
Indoor
60m: 7.46
60m hurdles: 8.23

Outdoor
100m: 11.57
200m: 23.31
100m hurdles: 13.15

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