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Quentin Wheeler

Full name: Quentin David Wheeler
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1 (186 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: April 27, 1955 in Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Maccabi Track Club, Los Angeles (USA) / California Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Quentin Wheeler was a top intermediate hurdler but had the misfortune to compete in the same era as Edwin Moses. Wheeler was NCAA 400H champion in 1976. At the AAUs he was runner-up in 1979 (to Moses). That year Wheeler set his PR of 48.39 in winning the 1979 Mt. SAC Relays. Wheeler ran for San Diego State, Cal Berkeley, and the Maccabi TC. He was inducted into the Monmouth (NJ) Regonal High School Hall of Fame in 1993.

Personal Bests: 400 – 46.55 (1978); 800 – 1:52.6 (1977); 120y H – 14.2 (1975); 400H – 48.39 (1979).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Athletics Men's 400 metres Hurdles United States USA 4

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Athletics United States Final 4 49.86 7
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 4 QU 50.22 8
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Athletics United States Round One Heat Two 1 QU 50.32 5
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