Full name: Andrew Orlando Valmon
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: January 1, 1965 in Toms River, New Jersey, United States
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Husband of Meredith Rainey.
Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)
Andrew Valmon was a 400 metre runner who won gold medals in the 4x400 relay at the 1988 and 1992 Olympics. He also competed at the 1991 and 1993 World Championships, placing fifth in the 400 at the 1991 Worlds, and winning a gold medal in the relay in 1993. In both 1992 (Olympics) and 1993 (World), Valmon ran on 4x4 relay teams that broke the world record.
Valmon attended Seton Hall University, where he had a best finish in the NCAA Meet with fifth in the 400 in 1987. Valmon later became a track coach, first at Georgetown University from 1999-2003, and later at the University of Maryland. Valmon served as head US Olympic track coach for the 2012 London Olympics. He married [Meredith Rainey], who ran the 800 metres at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics.
Personal Best: 400 â 44.28 (1993).
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1992 Summer||27||Barcelona||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold||WR|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Athletics||United States||USA||Semi-Finals||Heat One||1||QU||3:02.84|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Athletics||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Three||1||QU||3:02.16|
|1992 Summer||27||Barcelona||Athletics||United States||USA||Final||1||WR||2:55.74||44,60|