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).