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Mike Manley

Full name: Peter Michael "Mike" Manley
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: February 14, 1942 in Wausau, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: Oregon Track Club, Eugene (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Mike Manley was 1969 AAU steeplechase champion and won the steeplechase at both the 1971 and 1975 Pan American Games. Manley’s other AAU finishes in the steeple included second in 1971, third in 1966 and 1974, fourth in 1968, and fifth in 1965. He competed for the University of Wisconsin, the Oregon TC, and the Southern Cal Striders. Manley was ranked in the US top 10 eight times between 1964-75, ranking #1 in 1969 and 1972, #2 in 1971, and #3 in 1966, 1974, and 1975.

Manley continued to run as he got older and was the first American master to break 30 minutes for the 10-K and 2-20 for the marathon, both in 1982. He was later a high school teacher and coached runners on a free-lance basis.

Personal Bests: Mile – 4:01.4 (1974); 2 miles – 8:34.8 (1972); 5000 – 13:42.4 (1976); 10000 – 29:10.0 (1976); Mar – 2-14:43 (1980); 3000S – 8:27.6 (1971).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase United States USA 10 h4 r1/2

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics United States Round One Heat Four 10 8:50,4
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