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Ray Armstead

Full name: Raymond Richard "Ray" Armstead
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1.5 (187 cm)
Weight: 168 lbs (76 kg)
Born: May 27, 1960 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Affiliations: Accusplit Track Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Ray Armstead helped the US win the gold medal in the 4x400 relay at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, running the second leg in the heats and the final. Armstead also helped the US win the 1985 World Cup title in the 4x400. He placed fourth in the 400 metres at the 1984 US Olympic Trials. His best finish at the US Nationals was eighth in 1986. Between 1984-86, Armstead was ranked in the US top 10 in the 400 metres, ranking #4, #3, and #5 respectively.

Personal Best: 400 – 44.83 (1984).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay United States USA 1 Gold

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) ST
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States USA Final 1 2:57.91 43,97
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States USA Round One Heat Four 1 QU 3:01.44
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