Vashti Cunningham

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Birthday
18, 1998
Birthplace
United States
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
18, 1998 (age 21)
Birthplace
United States

About

American high jumper who, in 2016, became the youngest person to win a gold medal at the World Indoor Championship. She entered the 2016 Olympic Games as a favorite to win the gold medal.

Before Fame

She competed in track at Bishop Gorman High School, along with her brother, before signing with Nike in early 2016.

Trivia

In winning the 2016 USA Indoor Track and Field Championships, she set a World Junior Record with a 1.99 meter (more than 6'6") jump.

Family Life

Her father is former NFL quarterback Randall Cunningham and her brother is Randall Cunningham II. Her uncle, Sam Cunningham, also played in the NFL.

Associated With

She and Brigetta Barrett are both known for their success in the high jump.