Dale Jones

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Dale Jones
Medal record
Men's athletics
Competitor for  Antigua and Barbuda
CARIFTA Games
Junior (U20)
Silver 1983 Fort-de-France 800m
Silver 1983 Fort-de-France 1500m

Dale Anthony Jones (born 12 March 1964 in St. John's) is a retired Antiguan and Barbudan middle distance runner who specialized in the 800 metres.

He won the silver medal at the 1990 Central American and Caribbean Games and the bronze medal at the 1993 Central American and Caribbean Games. At the 1984 Olympic Games he competed on the 4 x 400 m relay team. At the 1988 Olympic Games he was knocked out in the heats of the 1500 metres, but the time of 3:49.41 minutes was a new national record.[1] At the 1991 World Championships he competed in both 800 m and 1500 m, setting a national 800 m record of 1:48.62 minutes.[1] He also competed at the 1993 World Championships.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Antigua and Barbuda
1983 CARIFTA Games (U20) Fort-de-France, Martinique 2nd 800 m 1:55.74
2nd 1500 m 4:01.34
1984 Olympic Games Los Angeles, United States 43rd (h) 1500 m 3:55.65
20th (h) 4x400 m relay 3:10.95
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 40th (h) 800 m 1:49.31
1990 Central American and Caribbean Games Mexico City, Mexico 2nd 800 m 1:51.18
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 28th (h) 800 m 1:48.62
36th (h) 1500 m 3:55.41
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 37th (h) 800 m 1:50.43
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 31st (h) 800 m 1:51.02
40th (h) 1500 m 3:54.91
Central American and Caribbean Games Ponce, Puerto Rico 3rd 800 m 1:50.05
1998 Commonwealth Games Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 23rd (h) 800 m 1:50.54

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