Top 20 Runner celebrities in Jamaica

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Runner celebrities [Updated June 2, 2023].

1. Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt net worth 2020
Usain Bolt was born on August 21, 1986 in Sherwood Content, Jamaica.
He became the first athlete to be named IAAF World Athlete of the Year five times, earning the distinction in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013.

Net Worth 2020: $90 Million

2. Asafa Powell

Asafa Powell net worth 2020
Asafa Powell was born on November 23, 1982 in Spanish Town, Jamaica.
He broke the 10-second barrier - the hallmark of a great sprinter - more than 70 times.

Net Worth 2020: $6.5 Million

3. Yohan Blake

Yohan Blake net worth 2020
Yohan Blake was born on December 26, 1989 in Saint James Parish, Jamaica.
He took gold in the 2011 World Championships 100m race and in the 2012 London 4x100m relay.

Net Worth 2020: $5 Million

4. Elaine Thompson

Elaine Thompson net worth 2020
Elaine Thompson was born on June 28, 1992 in Manchester Parish, Jamaica.
She finished with a silver medal with the Jamaican 4x100 meter relay team at the 2016 Rio Olympics. She earned a bronze medal in the 60 meter sprint at the 2016 World Indoor Championships. 

Net Worth 2020: $4 Million

5. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce net worth 2020
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce was born on December 27, 1986 in Kingston, Jamaica.
She became the first Caribbean woman to win Olympic gold after winning the 100 meter event at the 2008 Olympics. She became the first woman in history to win 100 meter medals at three consecutive Olympics.

Net Worth 2020: $4 Million

6. Donovan Bailey

Donovan Bailey net worth 2020
Donovan Bailey was born on December 16, 1967 in Manchester Parish, Jamaica.
He won two gold medals and set a new world record at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.

Net Worth 2020: $3 Million

7. Merlene Ottey

Merlene Ottey net worth 2020
Merlene Ottey was born on May 10, 1960 in Hanover Parish, Jamaica.

8. Nesta Carter

Nesta Carter net worth 2020
Nesta Carter was born on October 11, 1985 in Manchester Parish, Jamaica.
In 2010 he became just the fifth man in the world to run a sub-10 second 100 meter sprint.

9. Sanya Richards

Sanya Richards net worth 2020
Sanya Richards was born on February 26, 1985 in Kingston, Jamaica.
She was Nutrillite's spokesperson for their vitamins.

10. Grace Jackson

Grace Jackson was born on June 14, 1961 in Jamaica.
She was first in the high jump in the under-20 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships.

11. Nickel Ashmeade

Nickel Ashmeade net worth 2020
Nickel Ashmeade was born on April 7, 1990 in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.
He's run the 100 meters in under 10 seconds and the 200 meters in under 20 seconds.

12. Warren Weir

Warren Weir net worth 2020
Warren Weir was born on October 31, 1989 in Trelawny Parish, Jamaica.
He won his first gold medal in the 4x100M relay event at the 2013 World Championships in Moscow.

13. Linford Christie

Linford Christie net worth 2020
Linford Christie was born on April 2, 1960 in Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica.
He earned two silver medals at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul and a gold medal at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

14. Shericka Williams

Shericka Williams net worth 2020
Shericka Williams was born on September 17, 1985 in Jamaica.
In her second Olympics, in 2012, she won repeated her bronze medal in the 4x400 meter relay.

15. Veronica Campbell-brown

Veronica Campbell-brown net worth 2020
Veronica Campbell-brown was born on May 15, 1982 in Clark's Town, Jamaica.
She won Olympic bronze in the 100 meter race in 2004 and 2012.

16. Cydonie Mothersille

Cydonie Mothersille was born on March 19, 1978 in Jamaica.
She won the Austin Sealy Trophy as the best athlete at the 1996 CARIFTA Games.

17. Bert Cameron

Bert Cameron was born on November 16, 1959 in Jamaica.
In 1981, 1982, and 1983, he was designated Jamaica's Sportsperson of the Year.

18. Michael Blackwood

Michael Blackwood was born on August 29, 1976 in Jamaica.

19. Tayna Lawrence

Tayna Lawrence was born on September 17, 1975 in Jamaica.
She missed the 2003 World Championships due to a leg injury.