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Mike Tully

Full name: Michael Scott "Mike" Tully
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: October 21, 1956 in Long Beach, California, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Mike Tully was the top American pole vaulter of the late 1970s and early 1980s. He was World Cup Champion in 1977 and 1979, when that meet was a surrogate for the World Championships. He won gold at the 1983 and 1987 Pan American Games, in addition to his 1984 Olympic silver medal.

Tully vaulted in college at UCLA, winning the 1978 NCAA title. He was US Champion in 1977, 1979, and 1986. He set two world indoor records in January and March of 1978, and in 1984, set three American records (outdoors).

Personal Best: PV – 5.84 (1988).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics Men's Pole Vault United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Pole Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank BHC MBHC TMBHC C/F/P
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 2 5.65 2 2
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.10 metres NP p 0 0 NH
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.20 metres NP p 0 0 NH
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.30 metres NP p 0 0 NH
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.40 metres NP p 0 0 NH
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.45 metres 1 o 0 0 5.45
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.50 metres 2 p 0 0 5.45
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.55 metres 1 o 0 0 5.55
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.60 metres 3 p 0 0 5.55
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.65 metres 1 xxo 2 2 5.65
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.70 metres 2 p 2 2 5.65
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.75 metres 2 p 2 2 5.65
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round 5.80 metres 2 xxx 2 2 5.65
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Qualifying Round 1T QU 5.45 0 0
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 1T 5.45 0 0
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 5.10 metres NP p 0 0 NH
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 5.30 metres NP p 0 0 NH
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 5.35 metres 1T o 0 0 5.35
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 5.40 metres 4T p 0 0 5.35
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 5.45 metres 1T o 0 0 5.45
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