Nejmi Burnside
Nejmi Burnside

Hometown:
Nassau, Bahamas

Event:
Hurdles

Year (I/O):
So./So.


2012: Indoors, competed in the 300m, 400m and 500m...in his only appearance in the 300m, recorded a 36.50...top indoor time in the 400m was at the SEC Indoor Championships where he recorded a time of 49.75...recorded top mark of 1:05.53 in the 500m...Outdoors, competed in the 400m hurdles...logged a time of 53.74 for his best time of the season...competed at SEC Outdoor Championships finishing 18th in the prelims.

2011: Indoors, competed in the 200m and 400m ... in the 200m, had a top time of 22.52 to take 23rd at the SEC Indoor Championships ... in the 400m, had a top time of 49.20 to take 21st at the SEC Indoor Championships ... won the Gamecock Invitational ... Outdoors, competed in the 400m hurdles ... had a top time of 53.28 to take eight in the prelims at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... scored in the final with a time of 55.60 to finish eighth overall.

HIGH SCHOOL: Won the Bahamas national championship in the 400-meter hurdles at a time of 52.48 in Nassau ... won the high school division of the Penn Relays and medaled at the CAFIRITA Games ... one of three flag bearers for the Bahamas at the IAAF World Junior Championships ... top time in the 400m hurdles at 52.23.