BLAKE Dominique < Back  
Sport Athletics
CGA Jamaica   
Gender Women
Born 15 Feb 1987 in Mount Vernon, NY, USA
Height1.78 m
Weight 64 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Occupation Athlete, Executive
Languages English
Higher education Media Studies - Penn State University : United States
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She got into athletics in kindergarten.
Why this sport? She developed a love for the sport.
International Debut
Year 2010
Competing for Jamaica
General Interest
Nicknames Dom. (dominiqueblake.com, 22 Jun 2012)
Hobbies Shopping, travelling, charity work. (Athlete, 18 Nov 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in the 4x400m relay at the 2010 Central American and Caribbean Games in Puerto Rico. (Athlete, 18 Nov 2010)
Most influential person in career Her family. (accessathletes.com, 25 Jun 2011)
Hero / Idol Her mother. "She inspires me in the most craziest moments in life." (Athlete, 18 Nov 2010)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs "There is a formula, I believe, that exists that consists of a certain amount of selfishness and discipline mixed in with selflessness." (accessathletes.com, 25 Jun 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto "If it's meant to be, it's up to me." (Athlete, 18 Nov 2010)
Ambitions To win gold at the 2012 Olympic Games. (accessathletes.com, 25 Jun 2011)
Other information OCCUPATION
She is the CEO of Black Knight Investments Ltd., a Jamaican company that specialises in real estate investments. (accessathletes.com, 25 Jun 2011)