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Jeff Fishback

Full name: Jeffrey Mason "Jeff" Fishback
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (189 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: November 20, 1941 in San Mateo, California, United States
Affiliations: Santa Clara Valley Youth Village, Santa Clara (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Jeff Fishback was a steeplechaser who was AAU champion in 1964. He also finished second in 1965 and third in 1963 at the AAUs. He was runner-up in the 1962 NCAAs for San Jose State and was third in 1963. He won the 1964 Bay-to-Breakers race, setting the course record. Fishback became a high school math teacher and track coach in Cupertino, California. He also became a top competitive badminton player and coached the Los Gatos HS badminton team.

Personal Bests: Steeplechase – 8:40.4 (1964); 2 miles – 9:03.2 (1962); 5K – 14:32.8 (1962).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase United States USA 4 h3 r1/2

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 4 8:50.2
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