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Trammell at the 2007 World Championships
|Born||November 23, 1978
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Terrence R. Trammell (born November 23, 1978) is a retired American track and field athlete who won the silver medal in the 110 meter hurdles at both the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympics, as well as three silver medals at the World Championships.
He was born to Julie and Roger Trammell in Atlanta, Georgia. The 1997 Track & Field News Male High School Athlete of the Year, he attended the University of South Carolina where he trained under Curtis Frye. His main training partner until 2002 was Olympic gold medalist Allen Johnson. He was the 1999-2000 NCAA Champion Indoors and Outdoors.
He qualified for the 2008 Beijing Olympics but had to pull out of the competition after injuring his hamstring in the preliminary rounds. He retired in 2015.
He trained in Atlanta with his high school (Southwest Dekalb High School) coach Napoleon Cobb.
Trammell is a member of Omega Psi Phi fraternity.
He currently serves as an assistant track and field coach at Pace Academy in Atlanta.
|June 2, 2000||100 m||Durham, North Carolina||10.04|
|January 1, 1998||200 m||20.74|
|June 2, 2007||110 m hurdles||New York, New York||12.95|
|1998||NCAA Outdoor Championships||Buffalo, New York||2nd||110 m hurdles|
|1999||NCAA Outdoor Championship||Indianapolis, Indiana||1st||110 m hurdles|
|1st||4 × 100 m relay|
|World University Games||Palma de Mallorca, Spain||1st||110 m hurdles||13.44 (wind: -0.1 m/s)|
|1st||4 × 100 m relay||38.55|
|2000||NCAA Indoor Championships||Fayetteville, Arkansas||1st||60 m|
|1st||60 m hurdles|
|NCAA Outdoor Championship||Fayetteville, Arkansas||1st||110 m hurdles|
|Summer Olympics||Sydney, Australia||2nd||110 m hurdles||13.16 (wind: +0.6 m/s)|
|2001||World Indoor Championships||Lisbon, Portugal||1st||60 m hurdles||7.51|
|IAAF Grand Prix Final||Melbourne, Australia||7th||110 m hurdles||14.17 (wind: -1.7 m/s)|
|2002||United States Indoor Championships||New York City, New York||1st||60 m|
|NACAC U-25 Championships||San Antonio, Texas, United States||1st||110m hurdles||13.45 (wind: +1.3 m/s)|
|2003||World Championships||Paris, France||2nd||110 m hurdles||13.20 (wind: +0.3 m/s)|
|IAAF World Athletics Final||Monaco||2nd||110 m hurdles||13.17 (wind: -1.5 m/s)|
|2004||U.S. Olympic Team Trials||Sacramento, California||1st||110 m hurdles|
|Summer Olympics||Athens, Greece||2nd||110 m hurdles||13.18 (wind: +0.3 m/s)|
|2005||World Championships||Helsinki, Finland||5th||110 m hurdles||13.20 (wind: -0.2 m/s)|
|IAAF World Athletics Final||Monaco||3rd||110 m hurdles||13.17 (wind: -1.4 m/s)|
|2006||World Indoor Championships||Moscow, Russia||1st||60 m hurdles||7.43|
|2007||United States Outdoor Championships||Eugene, Oregon||1st||110 m hurdles|
|World Championships||Osaka, Japan||2nd||110 m hurdles||12.99 (wind: +1.7 m/s)|
|2008||U.S. Olympic Trials||Eugene, Oregon||2nd||110 m hurdles|
|2009||United States Indoor Championships||Boston, Massachusetts||1st||60 m hurdles|
|2010||World Indoor Championships||Doha, Qatar||2nd||60 m hurdles||7.36|
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