Paul Byrne (runner)

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Paul Byrne (born 29 January 1976) is an Australian male former track and field athletes. He was born in Geelong, Victoria and grew up in Connewarre and Grovedale, Victoria.[1] He was an outstanding junior athlete who won a gold medal at the 1994 World Junior Championships in Athletics, held in Lisbon. Injuries hampered much of his career. His best result in his senior career was a semi-final appearance at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.[2]

Paul Byrne
Personal information
NationalityAustralian
Born (1976-01-29) 29 January 1976 (age 43)
Sport
SportTrack and field
Event(s)800 metres
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)800 m: 1:45.91 (1995)
1000 m: 2:20.5 (1995)

Personal bestsEdit

  • 800 Metres - 1:45.91 - Lindau - 28/07/1995
  • 1000 Metres - 2:20.5 - Melbourne - 06/01/1995

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Paul Byrne". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
  2. ^ Paul Bryne. IAAF. Retrieved 2018-04-10.