Lacey Jai Henderson

Key Facts

Nationality: USA
Year of birth: 1989
Sport: Athletics, 100 m and long jump
Classification: T42
Personal Bests: 100 m -18.08 sec, long jump 3.32 m
Coach: Dan Pfaff/Nic Taylor
Home team/club: World Athletics Center, Pheonix / Arizona

Career highlights:
Making the US National Athletics Team and setting a new American record in the Long Jump. Finishing 4th in the long jump and 5th in the 100m at the 2013 IPC Athletics World Championship.

Key competitive achievemets:

  • Gold in long jump (setting a new USA record) and silver in the 100 m at the 2014 USA National Athletics Championships.
  • 4th in long jump and 5th in 100 m at the 2013 IPC Athletics World Championships
  • Gold in long jump (breaking a 16-year USA record) and silver in the 100 m at the 2013 USA National Athletics Championships.
  • Gold in 200 m at the 2012 USA National Athletics Championships.
  • Silver in 100 m at the 2011 USA National Athletics Championships.