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United States Athletics at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games

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Host City: Montréal, Canada
Date Started: July 23, 1976
Date Finished: July 31, 1976

Events for United States: 37
Participants for United States: 92 (61 men and 31 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Rhonda Brady (17 years, 19 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: Jay Silvester (38 years, 332 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): 3 athletes with 2 medals

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Harvey Glance 19 Men's 100 metres 4
Johnny Jones 18 Men's 100 metres 6
Steve Riddick 24 Men's 100 metres 5 h2 r3/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Millard Hampton 20 Men's 200 metres 2 Silver
Dwayne Evans 17 Men's 200 metres 3 Bronze
Mark Lutz 24 Men's 200 metres 5 h4 r1/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Fred Newhouse 27 Men's 400 metres 2 Silver
Herman Frazier 21 Men's 400 metres 3 Bronze
Maxie Parks 25 Men's 400 metres 5

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rick Wohlhuter 27 Men's 800 metres 3 Bronze
James Robinson 21 Men's 800 metres 5 h1 r2/3
Mark Enyeart 22 Men's 800 metres 3 h6 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rick Wohlhuter 27 Men's 1,500 metres 6
Mike Durkin 23 Men's 1,500 metres 5 h2 r1/3
Matt Centrowitz 21 Men's 1,500 metres 6 h1 r1/3

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Paul Geis 23 Men's 5,000 metres 12
Duncan MacDonald 27 Men's 5,000 metres 7 h2 r1/2
Dick Buerkle 28 Men's 5,000 metres 9 h3 r1/2

Men's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Garry Bjorklund 25 Men's 10,000 metres 13
Craig Virgin 20 Men's 10,000 metres 6 h2 r1/2
Ed Mendoza 23 Men's 10,000 metres 10 h1 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Frank Shorter 28 Men's Marathon 2 Silver
Don Kardong 27 Men's Marathon 4
Bill Rodgers 28 Men's Marathon 40

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Dwight Stones 22 Men's High Jump 3 Bronze
James Barrineau 21 Men's High Jump 11
Bill Jankunis 21 Men's High Jump 13

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Dave Roberts 24 Men's Pole Vault 3 Bronze
Earl Bell 20 Men's Pole Vault 6
Terry Porter 24 Men's Pole Vault 13T

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Arnie Robinson 28 Men's Long Jump 1 Gold
Randy Williams 22 Men's Long Jump 2 Silver
Larry Myricks 20 Men's Long Jump 3 QR

Men's Triple Jump

Men's Shot Put

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Mac Wilkins 25 Men's Discus Throw 1 Gold
John Powell 29 Men's Discus Throw 3 Bronze
Jay Silvester 38 Men's Discus Throw 8

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Larry Hart 29 Men's Hammer Throw 15 QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bruce Jenner 26 Men's Decathlon 1 Gold
Fred Samara 26 Men's Decathlon 15
Fred Dixon 26 Men's Decathlon 23

Women's 100 metres

Women's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Debra Edwards-Armstrong 21 Women's 200 metres 6 h1 r3/4
Chandra Cheeseborough 17 Women's 200 metres 6 h2 r3/4

Women's 400 metres

Women's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Wendy Koenig-Knudson 21 Women's 800 metres 7 h1 r2/3
Madeline Manning-Jackson 28 Women's 800 metres 8 h2 r2/3
Kathy Weston 18 Women's 800 metres 5 h2 r1/3

Women's 1,500 metres

Women's 100 metres Hurdles

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kathy McMillan 18 Women's Long Jump 2 Silver
Sherron Walker 20 Women's Long Jump 14 QR
Martha Rae Watson 29 Women's Long Jump 25 QR

Women's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Maren Seidler 25 Women's Shot Put 12

Women's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lynne Winbigler 23 Women's Discus Throw 14 QR

Women's Javelin Throw

Women's Pentathlon

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