Geoff Parsons (athlete)

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Geoff Parsons (born 14 August 1964 in Margate) is a retired Scottish high jumper, who won three Great Britain titles (AAA Championships) in the men's high jump event. His personal best jump was 2.31 metres, achieved at the Commonwealth Games in Victoria.[1]).

Geoff was trained by Ron Murray (see Facebook: The Ron Murray Appreciation Society)

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
1986 European Indoor Championships Liévin, France 3rd
Commonwealth Games Edinburgh, Scotland 2nd
1987 World Championships Rome, Italy 10th
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 16th
1990 Commonwealth Games Auckland, New Zealand 3rd
European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 16th
1994 Commonwealth Games Victoria, Canada 3rd 2.31 m PB