Scott Overall

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Scott Overall
Scott Overall.jpg
Scott in the London marathon 2012
Personal information
Nationality British
Born (1983-02-09) 9 February 1983 (age 32)
Residence Sutton, London
Height 181 cm (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Weight 62 kg (137 lb)
Sport
Sport Track and field
Event(s) Middle, Long Distance
College team Butler University
Club Blackheath & Bromley
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)

1500 m: 3:41 (Hillsdale, Michigan 2008) [2]
1 mile (Indoor): 3:58.61 (Bloomington, Indiana 2010)[3]
3000 m: 7:48 (London 2008) [3]

5000 m: 13:28 (Walnut, CA 2008) [3]
10 mile: 47:37 (Portsmouth 2010)[2]
Half Marathon: 61:25 (New York City 2012)[3]

Marathon: 2:10.55
(Berlin 2011) [3]

Scott Overall (born 9 February 1983 in Hammersmith, London) is a British athlete who runs for the Blackheath & Bromley running club.[4] Scott was officially named part of the 2012 GB Olympic team on 5 December 2011 after achieving "A-Standard" at the Berlin marathon.[5] He finished 61st in the London Olympic Marathon of 2012 in a time of 2:22:37

Overall attended Butler University in Indiana, United States from 2004-2007.[6] He was also an usher at Mo Farah's wedding.[7]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
2014 Reading Half Marathon Reading, United Kingdom 1st Half marathon 1:04:44[8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Scott Overall". teamgb.com. British Olympic Association. Retrieved 21 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Profile of Scott Overall - All-Athletics.com". Retrieved 20 May 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "iaaf.org - Athtletes - Overall Scott Biography". iaaf.org. Retrieved 20 May 2012. 
  4. ^ "Scott Overall - Team GB". Retrieved 7 May 2012. 
  5. ^ "BBC News - London 2012: Marathon 'last chance' for Olympic qualifiers". Retrieved 25 May 2012. 
  6. ^ Stearns, Amber (2012-07-07). "Former Butler Student Competing in the Summer Olympics". Retrieved 26 July 2012. 
  7. ^ Anna Kessell (2012-08-11). "London 2012: Marathon runner Scott Overall inspired by Mo Farah". The Guardian. Retrieved 2012-08-14. 
  8. ^ Adkins, Natasha (2 March 2014). "Thousands line the streets to cheer runners in the 2014 Reading Half Marathon". getreading.co.uk (S&B Media). Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  9. ^ "Mizuno Reading Half Marathon 2014 – Provisional Results" (PDF). Brasher Leisure Ltd T/A Sweatshop. Retrieved 2 March 2014.