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Michael Berry (athlete)

Michael Berry (born December 10, 1991) is an American sprinter, who specializes in the 400 meters. Berry was part of the USA team that won the gold medal in the 4 × 400 m relay at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics.[1]

Michael Berry
Personal information
Born (1991-12-10) December 10, 1991 (age 27)
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Event(s)400 metres
College teamOregon Ducks
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)400m: 44.75 (Des Moines 2011)

A native of Seattle, Washington, Berry attended Rainier Beach High School.[2] In 2010 he received a three-month ban after testing positive for cannabis.[3]


  1. ^ "Freshman Mike Berry brings home gold; Centrowitz earns bronze in 1,500". 4 September 2011. Archived from the original on 28 April 2012. Retrieved 12 April 2012.
  2. ^ Goe, Ken (April 21, 2011). "Now you see him, now you don't; Oregon freshman sprinter Mike Berry is the real deal". The Oregonian. Retrieved 24 April 2012.
  3. ^ Recruit banned for 3 months- Anti-doping organization sidelines incoming sprinter Michael Berry for failing drug test, The Register-Guard, 21 August 2010

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