CJ Ujah originally known as Chijindu Ujah is a British athlete who specializes as a sprinter. CJ Ujah is popular for winning the 4 x 100-meter world title in 2017 and the European title in 2016 and 2018. CJ Ujah was born on 5 March 1994 in Enfield, London in the United Kingdom.
CJ Ujah Profile Summary
|Full Name||Chijindu Ujah|
|Date of Birth||5 March 1994, Enfield, London.|
|Country Represented||England, Great Britain|
|Net Worth||$1 million.|
Chijindu studied at Walthamstow’s Sir George Monoux College, where he took on science and mathematics. He is presently a student at Middlesex University in London studying sports science.
Ujah is the fifth and youngest British sprinter to break the ten-second barrier in the 100 meters. As of June 2014, he is ranked first on the all-time European under-20 list, and third on both the all-time British and all-time European under-23 lists for the event, with the best time of 9.96 (with a +1.4 tailwind) set in Hengelo, Netherlands on June 8, 2014.
He won the European Junior Championships in the 100 meters in 2013. Ujah won silver in the 100 meters in the 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games while he was a teenager. In addition, he placed eighth in the IAAF World Youth Games 100 m. He finished sixth in the IAAF World Junior Championships 100 m in 2012.
CJ Ujah Net Worth
CJ Ujah has an estimated net worth of $1 million. His main source of wealth is through his athletic career.
CJ Ujah Girlfriend
CJ Ujah has not revealed that he is dating. He is currently single per our researches.
CJ Ujah Height
CJ Ujah stands at a height of 6 feet.
CJ Ujah Injury
In 2019, CJ Ujah pulled out of Britain’s team in the World Athletics Championships with a back injury. Due to the back injury, CJ Ujah decided to withdraw from the World championship.
CJ Ujah Coach
CJ Ujah is currently coached by Jonas Tawiah-Dodoo, a British performance coach based in Loughborough Leicestershire.