Sharika Nelvis in new adidas ad #CreatorsUnite

Sharika Nelvis in new adidas ad #CreatorsUnite
Sharika Nelvis (USA) competes in 100m hurdles women during Golden Gala Iaaf Diamond League Rome 2018 at Olimpico Stadium in Rome, Italy on May 31, 2018. (Photo by Matteo Ciambelli/NurPhoto via Getty Images) (NurPhoto)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A national champion Red Wolf is getting more international attention.

Sharika Nelvis is in a adidas ad for their #CreatorsUnite campaign. The company is in partnerships all over the country to ”removing barriers to sport for women.”

It continues a stellar 2018 for the Arkansas State alum. Nelvis won 3 indoor events in the 60m hurdles including the National Championship. The Memphis native also captured three 100m hurdles titles including a victory at a Diamond League event in Rome.

IAAF ranks Nelvis #4 in the world in the 100m hurdles. She‘s tied for the fastest time in the world this year in the 60m hurdles (7.70).

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