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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 at the 2007 USA Outdoor Championships. 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,[3] and a daughter in May 2018.[4]


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

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