Full name: Raymond Richard "Ray" Armstead
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: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
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 â 44.83 (1984).
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|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|