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List of popular female athletes from The Bahamas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. The Bahamas has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous females that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best The Bahamas female athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented The Bahamas in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented female athletes of The Bahamas in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.

List ranges from Laverne Eve to Shandria Brown, plus much more.

This list answers the questions, "What famous female athletes are from The Bahamas?" and "Who are the greatest female The Bahamas athletes?"
Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Athletes from The Bahamas
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Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie is a Bahamian sprint athlete of Jamaican descent who specialises in the 100 and 200 metres. In 1995, she was awarded the Austin Sealy Trophy for the most outstanding athlete of the 1995 CARIFTA Games. In total, she won 7 gold, 9 silver, and 2 bronze CARIFTA Games medals. She had her first major successes with the Bahamian 4×100 metres relay team, winning gold at the Pan American Games and World Championships in Athletics in 1999, and taking another gold at the Olympic Games the following year. She won her first individual gold medal at the 2001 World Championships – having initially won silver, gold medallist Marion Jones was later disqualified. The 2002 season was a ...more

Birthplace: Nassau, Bahamas

Nationality: Bahamas

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Tonique Williams-Darling is a Bahamian sprint athlete. She won the gold medal in the 400 meters at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. ...more

Birthplace: Nassau, Bahamas

Nationality: Bahamas

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Chandra Sturrup is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Athletes from The Bahamas
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Chandra Sturrup is a Bahamian track and field sprint athlete. ...more

Birthplace: Nassau, Bahamas

Nationality: Bahamas

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Christine Amertil is a Bahamian athlete competing mainly in the 400 metres. She graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University. ...more

Birthplace: Nassau, Bahamas

Nationality: Bahamas

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