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Jeff Galloway

Full name: John Franks "Jeff" Galloway
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: July 12, 1945 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Affiliations: FTC, Gainesville (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Jeff Galloway had a best placing in AAU competition of third in the 1973 10K, although he finished second in the 1972 Olympic Trial 10K. He also competed at the International Cross-Country in 1975. Galloway later became a well-known writer of books on running topics and served for many years as the director of the Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta. He also has served as a coach to distance runners and conducts running seminars.

Personal Bests: 2 miles – 8:38.0i (1973); 5000 – 13:44.0 (1972); 10000 – 28:30.0 (1972); Mar – 2-18:13 (1978).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 27 München Athletics Men's 10,000 metres United States USA 11 h1 r1/2

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
1972 Summer 27 München Athletics United States Round One Heat One 11 29:35,0
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