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Jolanda Jones

Jolanda Jones is a former American heptathlete.


Yelena Prokhorova

Yelena Vladimirovna Prokhorova is a Russian heptathlete who won a silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics. She is also the 2001 world champion in this event. She was born at Kemerovo, in Siberia.


Olga Kurban

Olga Ivanovna Kurban is a female heptathlete from Russia, who competed for her native country at the 2008 Summer Olympics, and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. She also competed at the 2007 World Athletics Championships.


Marthe Koala

Marthe Koala is a Burkinabe athlete competing in the 100 metres hurdles and heptathlon. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed in the Women's 100 metres hurdles failing to reach the semifinals.


Ana María Porras

Ana María Porras is a Costa Rican track and field athlete who competes in the heptathlon and hurdling events. She is the Costa Rican record holder in the 100 metres hurdles, long jump (5.95 m) and the heptathlon.


Alysbeth Félix

Alysbeth Félix Boyer is a Puerto Rican athlete competing in the heptathlon. Earlier in her career she specialised in the high jump and long jump.


Yasmin Giger

Yasmin Giger is a Swiss athlete specialising in the 400 metres hurdles. She represented her country at the 2017 World Championships Without advancing from the first round. In addition, she won a gold medal at the 2017 European U20 Championships.


Laiza Carrillo

Laiza Carrillo Mesa is a retired female long and triple jumper, who also competed in the heptathlon during her career. She set her personal best in the women's triple jump event on 1995-02-23 in Havana.


Georgia Ellenwood

Georgia Lorraine Ellenwood is a Canadian athlete competing in the combined events. She represented Canada at the 2016 World Indoor Championships finishing tenth.


Evelis Aguilar

Evelis Jazmin Aguilar Torres is a Colombian athlete competing in the combined events. Earlier in her career she specialised in the 400 metres sprint.


Diane Guthrie-Gresham

Diane Claire Guthrie-Gresham is a retired female track and field athlete from Jamaica, who specialized in the Long Jump and Heptathlon during her career.


Colleen Felix

Colleen Felix is a Grenadian former track and field athlete who competed in the heptathlon. In 2009, she set the national record in that event. She is also a former national record holder in the Javelin Throw with a distance of 47.62m at Arizona State Invitational on 26 March 2011. This record was subsequently broken by Candesha Scott in 2016 at the Carifta Games. After an absence from competition, Colleen returned to competition in 2017. She took part in the revived Whitsuntide games and then the OECS Track and Field Championships which were both held at the Kirani James Athletic Stadium in Grenada.


Zahra Lachguer

Zahra Lachguer is a Moroccan female former track and field athlete who specialised in the 400 metres hurdles. She was the gold medallist in the event at the 2002 African Championships in Athletics.


Yorgelis Rodríguez

Yorgelis Rodríguez García is a Cuban track and field athlete specialising in the heptathlon. She represented her country at the 2013 World Championships finishing twelfth overall. Earlier she won several medals at the World Junior and Youth Championships, including the gold at the 2012 World Junior Championships.


Uhunoma Osazuwa

Uhunoma Naomi Osazuwa is a Nigerian track and field athlete competing in the heptathlon. She represented Nigeria at the 2012 Summer Olympics but failed to finish the competition after recording marks in five events. She qualified for 2016 Rio Olympics in the heptathlon, finishing in 29th place.