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Davian Clarke (born 30 April 1976) is a Jamaican athlete, who mainly competes in the 400 metres. He won the bronze medal in the 4 x 400 metres relay at the 1996 Olympics, and many relay medals followed, before he won his first individual medal at the 2004 IAAF World Indoor Championships.

Davian Clarke
Medal record
Men's athletics
Representing  Jamaica
World Indoor Championships
Gold medal – first place 2003 Birmingham 4x400 m relay
CARIFTA Games
Junior (U20)
Gold medal – first place 1993 Fort-de-France 200m
Gold medal – first place 1993 Fort-de-France 400m
Gold medal – first place 1993 Fort-de-France 4x400m relay
CARIFTA Games
Youth (U17)
Gold medal – first place 1992 Nassau 200m
Gold medal – first place 1992 Nassau 400m
Silver medal – second place 1991 Port of Spain 400m

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AchievementsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Jamaica
1992 World Junior Championships Seoul, South Korea 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:06.58
1994 World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal 19th (qf) 200m 21.51 (wind: +0.6 m/s)
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:04.12
1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta, Georgia 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 2:59.42
1997 World Championships Athens, Greece 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 2:56.75
1998 Commonwealth Games Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1st 4 × 400 m relay 2:59.03 CR
1999 Central American and Caribbean Championships Bridgetown, Barbados 2nd 400 metres 45.49
Pan American Games Winnipeg, Canada 1st 4 × 400 m relay 2:57.97
World Championships Seville, Spain 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 2:59.34 [1]
2003 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, UK 1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:04.21
World Championships Paris, France 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 2:59.60
Pan American Games Santo Domingo, DR 1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:01.81
2004 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 2nd 400 metres 45.92
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:05.21
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 2:58.07
2006 World Indoor Championships Moscow, Russia 4th 400 metres 45.93
Commonwealth Games Melbourne, Australia 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:01.94

Personal bestsEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The Jamaica 4x400 team won originally the bronze medal, but the USA 4x400 team, which originally finished first in 4x400 m relay, was disqualified in 2008 due to Antonio Pettigrew confession of using human growth hormone and EPO between 1997 and 2003.

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