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Garry Bjorklund

Full name: Garry Brian Bjorklund
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (177 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: April 22, 1951 in Duluth, Minnesota, United States
Affiliations: Colorado Track Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Garry Bjorklund was a distance runner, who ran the 10K for the US at the 1976 Olympics and also at the 1971 and 1975 Pan American Games - finishing fourth in both occasion. Bjorklund won the 6-miles at the 1971 NCAA Meet, and was AAU champion in 1969 over 15 km. He ran for the [University of Minnesota] and later the Colorado TC.

Personal Bests: Mile – 4:02.2 (1970); 2 miles – 8:28.6 (1976); 5000 – 13:32.3 (1976); 10000 – 27:46.9 (1984); Mar – 2-10:20 (1980).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics Men's 10,000 metres United States USA 13

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics United States Final 13 28:38.08
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 2 QU 28:12.24