Jeff Riseley (in yellow jersey) at the 2014 Commonwealth Games
|Born||11 November 1986|
|Sport||Track and Field|
|Event(s)||800 metres and 1500 metres|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||400 m: 48.26 (2007) |
800 m:: 1:44.48 (2012)
1000 m: 2:16.09 (2014)
1500 m:: 3:32.93 (2009)
Mile: 3:51.25 (2009)
Riseley's first major competition was the 2007 World Championships in Athletics, competing in the Men's 800 metres. Riseley performed quite poorly achieving 40th place and a time of 1:48.33. In 2007 he also competed at the Summer Universiade competition.
In 2008 Riseley competed in his first Olympics held in Beijing, China. He only competed in the 1500 metres event, coming 44th with a time of 3:53.95. This was Riseley's only major competition in 2008.
He won the 2009 Australian title, his first national title, in Brisbane.
|2007||Universiade||Bangkok, Thailand||9th (sf)||800 m||1:48.33|
|World Championships||Osaka, Japan||40th (h)||800 m||1:47.44|
|2008||Olympic Games||Beijing, China||47th (h)||1500 m||3:53.95|
|2009||World Championships||Berlin, Germany||18th (sf)||1500 m||3:38.00|
|2011||World Championships||Daegu, South Korea||28th (h)||1500 m||3:42.22|
|2012||Olympic Games||London, United Kingdom||23rd (h)||800 m||1:46.99|
|2014||Commonwealth Games||Glasgow, United Kingdom||5th||800 m||1:46.12|
|Continental Cup||Marrakech, Morocco||5th||800 m||1:46.20|
|2015||World Championships||Beijing, China||(sf inj)||800 m||1:46.79 (h)|
|2016||Olympic Games||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||21st (h)||800 m||1:46.93|
- "Jeff Riseley Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 20 March 2016. Retrieved 27 May 2016.
- "Jeffrey Riseley". London 2012. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Limited. Archived from the original on 26 May 2013. Retrieved 12 September 2012.
- "Glasgow 2014 - Jeffrey Riseley Profile". g2014results.thecgf.com. Retrieved 27 May 2016.
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