Marli Jessop

Track and Field

Marli is a 100m hurdler and multi-talented student studying Athletics and Fine Art at Buckingham New University where she is coached by Chris Gallagher.

Over the past couple of years Marli has gone from strength to strength, breaking championship records, retaining titles and making national podiums.

Marli combines her two passions, athletics and art to produce wonderful creative pieces on canvas, clothes and her running sleeves. Life is truly an art for this rising athletics star.

Domestically she competes for Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers.


  • British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) Outdoor Athletics Champs 2022 - Bronze Medal
  • South of England Champion 60m hurdles 2022
  • UK Champs 100m hurdles 2023 - Bronze Medal
Marli Jessop

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