Well there’s a new star on the track, and her name is Jane “Hurricane” Hawkins. She broke the world record for the 100 meter dash for women 100 and over.
Julia "Hurricane" Hawkins swept through the 100m in 40.12, setting her second pending 🌎 record in less than one month‼️The 101-year-old said she "missed my nap for this," and looks like the 🥇 was well worth it! • #usatfmasterstrack #usatf #trackandfield #tracknation #goals #lsu #track #running #motivation
She ran 100 meters in 40.12 seconds. That’s a whole six seconds faster than the old one! She had something important to say about her race too: “I missed my nap for this.”
Congrats to the “hurricane” and the young spirit! Watch the race happen below!
These 💪ladies prove that age is just a number. Check out the Women's 80-100+ 100m, with 82-year-old Christel Donley (21.60), 92-year-old Mary Norckauer (33.21) and 101-year-old Julia Hawkins (40.12)! • Watch more on demand on USATF.TV+. #usatf #usatfmasterstrack #trackandfield #tracknation #inspire #track