ADAMS Antoine < Back  
Sport Athletics
CGA St. Kitts & Nevis   
Gender Men
Born 31 Aug 1988 in Basseterre, SKN
Height1.80 m
Weight 82 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Houston, TX, USA
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began athletics at age five in Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Why this sport? He followed his father and aunt into the sport. He loved to run and jump, and realised he had a talent to run fast and wanted to see how far he could go as an athlete.
Club / Team Elite Performance Track Club: Houston, TX, USA
Name of coach Eric Francis [personal], from 2007
International Debut
Competing for St. Kitts & Nevis
General Interest
Nicknames Zaggadon, Fastest Producer (gov.kn, 5 Feb 2013)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning a bronze medal in the 100m at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
Most influential person in career His father. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
Hero / Idol Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 22 Jul 2014)
Injuries He ended his 2015 season after the 2015 World Championships in Beijing, People's Republic of China, because of a strained right Achilles tendon. (Facebook page, 25 Aug 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto "You get out what you put in. Hard work and patience is the key." (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
Awards and honours He was Saint Kitts and Nevis' flag bearer during the opening ceremony of the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (Facebook page, 11 Jul 2015)

He was Saint Kitts and Nevis' flag bearer during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. (GNS, 24 Jul 2014)
Ambitions To compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Facebook page, 19 Mar 2016)
Other information MUSIC PRODUCER
As a child he attended band practice with his father, which led to his interest in music. He moved into music production under the nickname Fastest Producer. "I was exposed to many genres of music as a young kid and ever since have had a passion for instrumentation and melody. I want to collaborate with as many great musicians as possible to create timeless music." (indienationblog.com, 21 Dec 2015; Facebook page, 28 Jan 2013)