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Arthur J. Blake

Full name: Arthur J. Blake
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: August 19, 1966 in Bartow, Florida, United States
Affiliations: Mazda Optimist Track Club, Toronto (CAN)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Arthur Blake was a high hurdler who competed at both the 1988 and 1992 Olympics, making the 1988 final and finishing eighth, but failing to get past the 1992 semi-finals. Blake finished third at the US Olympic Trials in both 1988 and 1992. He was also third at the US Championships in 1988, and finished fourth in 1987, 1989, and 1990. Blake ran for Florida State University where was he second in the 1987 NCAA Meet. Blake was world ranked five times, from 1987-90 and 1992, with a high ranking of #4 in 1987. In the US rankings, he was in the top 10 six times between 1987-93, ranking third in 1987, 1988, and 1992.

Personal Best: 110H – 13.24 (1988).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles United States USA 8
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles United States USA AC h2 r3/4

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) RT L
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics United States Final 8 13.96 0,056 5
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 2 QU 13.52 4
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat Four 2 QU 13.65 6
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics United States Round One Heat Six 1 QU 13.66 3
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two AC DQ 5
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat One 4 QU 13.50 6
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Athletics United States Round One Heat Four 3 QU 13.45 6
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