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Randy Williams

Full name: Randel Lavelle "Randy" Williams
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: August 23, 1953 in Fresno, California, United States
Affiliations: Tobias Striders
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

In 1972 the 19-year-old Randy Williams of Southern Cal became the youngest Olympic long jump champion in history Four years later, he took the silver medal in Montréal and in 1980 he qualified for his third Olympics but, because of the boycott, was denied a chance at his third Olympic medal. Williams saved his best for the Olympics; his domestic accomplishments were less impressive. He won his only NCAA title in 1972 and was AAU champion in 1972 and 1973.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.34 (1977); 200 – 21.15 (1983); LJ – 27-4¼ (8.34) (1972); TJ – 52-3¾ (15.94) (1971).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics Men's Long Jump United States USA 1 Gold
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics Men's Long Jump United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Final Round 1 8.24
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Final Round Round One 1 8.24
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 1 7.32 8.24
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 1 7.72 8.24
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Four 1 7.80 8.24
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Five 1 7.77 8.24
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Final Round Round Six NP pass
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round 1 QU 8.34
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 1 8.34
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round One 1 8.34
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 1 pass 8.34
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round 2 8.11
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round One 2 8.11
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 2 7.81 8.11
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 2 foul 8.11
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Four 2 foul 8.11
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Five 2 foul 8.11
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Final Round Round Six NP 7.81
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round 1 QU 7.97
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 1 7.97
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round One 8 7.68
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 1 7.97 7.97
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
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