|Born||April 2, 1972|
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||154 lb (70 kg)|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||800m: 1:45.70|
Hood was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba to parents Colin and Brenda, but grew up in Burlington, Ontario. His father served as the Executive Director of the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations (OFSAA) and the Colin Hood OFSAA School Sport Award is named in his honour. He has one sister.
Hood attended Nelson High School where he was a four-time OFSAA champion in the 800m and 1500m. Hood was a member of the Burlington Track and Field Club and played a variety of sports during his high school years, including soccer, basketball, cross country skiing, and track and field.
Hood ran collegiately for the college track powerhouse Arkansas Razorbacks where he helped the team capture NCAA titles in cross country and both indoor and outdoor track and field. Hood was named the Top Relay Runner among college men at the 1994 Penn Relays.
Hood was inducted into the University of Arkansas Hall of Honour in 2014.
|1989||Pan American Junior Championships||Santa Fe, Argentina||2nd||800 m||1:51.98|
|1990||World Junior Championships||Plovdiv, Bulgaria||15th||1500 m||3:50.72|
|1991||Pan American Junior Championships||Kingston, Jamaica||3rd||800 m||1:49.79|
|1992||Olympic Games||Barcelona, Spain||9th||1500 m||3:42.55|
|1994||Commonwealth Games||Victoria, British Columbia, Canada||10th||1500 m||3:41.23|
|1996||Olympic Games||Atlanta, United States||–||1500 m||DNF|
|1997||World Indoor Championships||Paris, France||11th||1500 m||3:45.03|
|World Championships||Athens, Greece||7th||1500 m||3:37.55|
|1999||Pan American Games||Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada||1st||1500 m||3:41.20|
|World Championships||Seville, Spain||10th||1500 m||3:35.35|
|2001||World Championships||Edmonton, Alberta, Canada||16th (sf)||1500 m||3:40.52|
|2002||Commonwealth Games||Manchester, United Kingdom||5th||1500 m||3:38.08|
|2003||World Indoor Championships||Birmingham, United Kingdom||25th (h)||1500 m||3:50.86|
- "Awards". Retrieved 2020-01-19.
- "Past Champions Boys' Track & Field" (PDF). Retrieved 2020-01-19.
- "The Graham Hood Interview". Retrieved 2020-01-19.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-01-23. Retrieved 2008-07-28. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "Razorbacks honour Hood, Mustangs salute Campbell". Retrieved 2020-01-19.
- "The Wanamaker Mile - Champions List". Retrieved 2020-01-19.
- "IRONMAN World Championship Results". Retrieved 2020-01-19.
- "Olympian Malindi Elmore Celebrates Powerful Marathon Debut". Retrieved 2020-01-19.