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Steve Lacy

Full name: Stephen M. "Steve" Lacy
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: January 17, 1956 in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: New Balance Track Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Steve Lacy was a middle-distance runner who ran the 5,000 metres at the 1984 Olympics, although he was best known as a miler. He ran in college at the University of Wisconsin, placing third in the 1,500/mile in 1976 and 1978. Lacy won the TAC Meet in 1980 in the 1,500. He also competed internationally at the 1977 Universiade. He was US ranked four times consecutively in the 1,500 from 1977-80, ranking #2 in 1978 and 1980.

Lacy became an architect, starting Steve Lacy Designs in Madison, Wisconsin. He also did work in software consulting for architects and engineers.

Personal Bests: 800 – 1:47.45 (1980); 1500 – 3:33.99 (1980); Mile – 3:43.7i (1979); 2 miles – 8:24.93i (1982); 5000 – 13:27.72 (1984); 10000 – 29:17.98 (1985); 3000S – 9:26.3 (1977).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 5,000 metres United States USA 10 h1 r2/3

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 10 13:46.65
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 2T QU 13:46.16
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