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Who is Rai Benjamin? Everything To Know About The Athlete

Rai Benjamin has the advantage of his 6 feet and 3 inches height as a hurdler. How much is his Net Worth? Read the article to know everything about him. 

Benjamin is among a new generation of one-lap hurdlers constantly threatening to set a new golden standard for the event. 

He won the 2015 New York Indoor State meet with a national leading time of 33.17 in the 300 meters.

Rai Benjamin Parents

Rai Benjamin is the son of international Antiguan cricketer Winston Benjamin. 

Likewise, his mother’s name is Gale Mason. 

His family is very supportive of his decision and motivates him throughout his career. 

Further, Winston is a coach for a leeward island (Antigua) at the Clare Hall Secondary School. 

Runner Rai Benjamin: Height and Age

Runner Rai Benjamin stands at the height of 6 feet and 3 inches. 

Further, he weighs 77kg which is 170lb. 

Benjamin’s age is 23 years old.

He was born on July 27, 1993, at Mount Vernon, New York. 

How Much Is His Net Worth? 

Benjamin’s net worth figures are unknown. 

Moreover, looking through his achievement and success, the athlete undoubtedly earns huge fortune and assets. 

Who Is His Girlfriend?

Rai Benjamin is currently dating his girlfriend, Talia Deluca.

Talia, who attends Boston College, is a fitness Instagrammer and model.

The couple started seeing each other in late 2019.

Rai updates his relationship insights on social media platforms as well.

He is active on Instagram under his account name @_kingben_and has successfully garnered 32k followers.

Rai Benjamin Biography

Rai Benjamin is the joint third-fastest man in history in the 400 m hurdles with a personal best time of 46.98 s, one of only four times in history under 47.00 s.

He won a silver medal at his first World Championships in 2019 in the men’s 400 m hurdles and a gold medal in the 4 × 400 m relay at the same competition.

Even though he represents the United States, Benjamin had also represented Antigua and Barbuda in 2013 when he competed at the World Youth Championships held in Ukraine.

Despite choosing to represent the USA, 400-meter hurdler, Rai considers that he is still very much Antiguan at heart.

Furthermore, Benjamin went to Mount Vernon High School

In addition, he was a three-time New York State Public High School Athletic Association champion in the 400m hurdles.

Similarly, Benjamin was the 2015 New Balance 400 meters National Champion, and the 2015 New Balance Outdoor 400-meter hurdles National Champion.