23 December 1972 |
Shipley, United Kingdom
|Height||1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||82 kg (181 lb)|
|Sport||Track and field|
|Club||Belgrave Harriers, Corby AC|
Brendan Anthony John Reilly (born 23 December 1972 in Shipley, West Yorkshire) is a Double Olympic high jumper. He won medals at the 1992 IAAF World Cup in Cuba and bronze at the 1995 Summer Universiade. 5 times English Schools Champion, former world record holder for 15 year olds (2.12 m), five times British Senior Champion, European and World Schools Champion. First British teenager to jump over 2.30 m and a personal best of 2.32 m.
His personal bests in the event are 2.31 metres outdoors (1992) and 2.32 metres indoors (2000). Brendan is married to Olympic Irish sprinter, Sarah Reilly.
- Sports-Reference profile
- Brendan Reilly profile at IAAF
- http://artoftheolympians.org/artists/brendan-reilly/. Retrieved 10 August 2016. Missing or empty
- No mark in the final.
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