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Ron Brown

Full name: Ronald James "Ron" Brown
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: March 31, 1961 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: Stars and Stripes Track Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Ron Brown competed in only one major international, at the 1984 Olympic Games, held in his hometown of Los Angeles, where he finished fourth in the 100 metres and ran the second leg for the US 4x100 m relay team, which won the gold medal in a world record 37.83. After the Olympics, Brown joined the Los Angeles Rams and played there for five seasons, before joining the Los Angeles (Oakland) Raiders in 1990. Brown ended his football career after the 1991 season, playing one final season again with the Rams. Brown attended college at Arizona State University, where he concentrated on football.

Personal Best: 100 – 10.06 (1983).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 100 metres United States USA 4
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) RT L
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final 4 10.26 0,145 1
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 4 QU 10.34 7
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 10.40 2
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics United States Round One Heat Nine 1 QU 10.58 5

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) ST L
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics United States USA Final 1 WR 37.83 9,19 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU 38.44 9,64
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics United States USA Round One Heat One 1 QU 38.89
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