Nimmi De Soysa

Nimmi De Soysa Oly

Nimmi De Soysa
Sri Lanka
Athletics

Nimmi de Zoysa, Thamara S. Deepika, Pradeepa Herath are Sri Lankan sprinters. They competed in the women’s 4 × 100 metres relay at the 2000 Summer Olympics.

Represented years for the Olympics:
2000- Sydney – Australia

Represented years for the world Athletics Championships
2001 – Edmonton – Canada

Represented years for the Commonwealth Games
2002 – Manchester – UK

Sporting Career

South Asian Games

1995 in Madras – India
400m x 4 Relay– Silver Medal
400m

1998 in Colombo- Sri Lanka
400m – Silver Medal
400m x 4 Relay– Gold Medal

1999 in Katmandu – Nepal
400m – Bronze Medal
400m x 4 Relay– Silver Medal

Junior Asian Championships – 1994
100m x 4 Relay

Asian Championships

1995 in Jakarta – Indonesia
400m x 4 Relay
400m

2000 in Jakarta – Indonesia
100m x 4 Relay– Gold Medal – 44.23 sec

Asian Games

1998 in Bangkok – Thailand
100m x 4 Relay – 6th Place
400m x 4 Relay – 5th Place

Open Championships

1994 in Jakarta – Indonesia
100m x 4 Relay– Gold Medal

1995 in Manila- Philippine
400m – Silver Medal

1998 in Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia
400m – Gold Medal
200m – Gold Medal

2000 in Karachi- Pakistan
400m – Gold Medal
200m – Gold Medal

Personal best
100m – 11.70 sec Hand timing (Relay Trials – World Championship, 2001)
200m – 23.95 sec (Malaysian open championship, 1998)
400m – 53.59 sec (SAF games, 1999)