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Breaux Greer (born October 19, 1976) is a retired American track and field athlete who competed in the javelin throw. He is the current American record holder in the event with a throw of 91.29 m (299.5 ft), achieved on June 21, 2007. This was also the best throw in the world for almost eight years until surpassed by Julius Yego in 2015. He is an eight-time American Champion.

Breaux Greer
Personal information
Born (1976-10-19) October 19, 1976 (age 42)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight102 kg (225 lb)
Country United States
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Javelin throw
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)NACACR 91.36 m (2007)

His coach was Finnish javelin thrower Kari Ihalainen. He appeared on the second season of American Gladiators as Hurricane.



Personal lifeEdit

Greer and his wife, actress Katy Mixon, had a son in May 2017,[2] and a daughter in May 2018.[3]


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  3. ^ "Baby Girl on the Way for Katy Mixon and Breaux Greer". Retrieved 2017-11-29.

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