Full name: Donald Gene "Don" Clary, Jr.
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: July 29, 1957 in Anchorage, Alaska, United States
Affiliations: adidas, Herzogenaurach (GER)
Country: United States
Don Clary represented the United States several times internationally. In addition to the 1984 Olympics, he ran twice as a senior in the International Cross-Country Championships (1980, 1982), also competing as a junior in 1975, and finished fifth in the 5K at the 1983 Pan American Games. He was the 1978 TAC Champion in the one-hour run. He was runner-up in the 3,000 at the 1985 World Indoor Championships. Clary ran for the University of Oregon.
After his running career ended, Clary obtained a mastersâ degree in industrial relations from Oregon. He became a banker in Alaska, working for Denali Federal Credit Union. He and his wife also ran Adams Street Bed & Breakfast in Seward, Alaska.
Personal Bests: Mile â 4:01.30 (1982); 2 miles â 8:39.44 (1981); Steeplechase â 8:26.9 (1979); 5K â 13:27.41 (1986); 10K â 28:07.01 (1984).
|1984 Summer||27||Los Angeles||Athletics||Men's 5,000 metres||United States||USA||12 h2 r2/3|
|1984 Summer||27||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||12||13:46.02|
|1984 Summer||27||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Two||3||QU||13:44.97|