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In 2003 ,2005 and 2007. Grace Upshaw became the champion of the competition "USA Outdoor". And in 2006, in the championship "USA Outdoor" ranked third. Grace Upshaw was recognized as one of the most successful American athletes, athlete continuously increases result in a big way, not stopping there. Grace Upshaw was born September 25, 1975 in Berkeley, California. She is a professional American athlete acting category long jump.

Grace Upshaw since childhood in sports. Great influence on the choice of the direction the girl had her father, Mont Upshaw. In 1954, he set a national record in the long jump. He is a multiple champion of the United States, as well getting a high position in the world championships.

Grace Upshaw Akaleyns attended high school and graduated in 1993. Even then, it has become one of the leading young athletes specializing in jumping.Grace has devoted almost all his spare time training, its aim was to achieve the same fame and glory as her father. He was and will always be for her main role model.

Along with athletics Grace Upshaw did not forget about football and basketball. She felt that sometimes you need to give yourself a discharge ,so for the sake of passion I played in school teams.

After high school, Grace Upshaw entered the University of Oregon, where she graduated in 1994. Later, she continued her education at the University of Berkeley.

Grace Upshaw is quite a long time in the big sports. During this period, she earned a lot of high titles and prestigious medals. In 2004, she won second place in the "USA Indoor" championship. In 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2004, she won second place in the "USA Outdoor" championship. she became the champion of the competition "USA Indoor" in 2002. And he took part in the Olympic Games in Athens in 2004.

In 2003 ,2005 and 2007. Grace Upshaw became the champion of the competition "USA Outdoor". And in 2006, in the championship "USA Outdoor" ranked third. Grace Upshaw was recognized as one of the most successful American athletes, athlete continuously increases result in a big way, not stopping there. In 2008, Grace Upshaw took second place in the qualifying competition before the Olympic Games in Beijing. She will present the US national team in his favorite category, the long jump. Despite the small amount of experience in international competitions, Grace Upshaw is a strong competitor and has the potential to bring home Olympic medal. At the moment, Grace Upshaw lives in Redwood City. The athlete trains at Edric Floreal. It is a sports agent Karen Locke, and she enters the club "Nike".

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