Jean-Charles Trouabal

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Jean-Charles Trouabal
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Born 20 May 1965

Jean-Charles Trouabal (born 20 May 1965 in Paris) is a retired French sprinter who specialized in the 200 metres.

At the 1990 European Athletics Championships in Split the French team of Max Morinière, Daniel Sangouma, Trouabal and Bruno Marie-Rose improved the world record to 37.79 seconds. The record stood less than one year, as the United States team ran in 37.67 seconds at the 1991 Weltklasse Zurich meet.[1]

He was born on the same day (20 May 1965) as his teammate Bruno Marie-Rose.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  France
1987 Mediterranean Games Latakia, Syria 3rd 200 m 20.88 w
1989 Jeux de la Francophonie Casablanca, Morocco 3rd 200 m 20.71
1990 European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 2nd 200 m 20.31 (wind: 0.0 m/s)
1st 4 x 100 m relay 37.79
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 6th 200 m 20.58
2nd 4 x 100 m relay 37.87
1993 Mediterranean Games Narbonne, France 2nd 100 m 10.24
1st 4 x 100 m relay 38.96
World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 6th 200 m 20.20
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 5th 200 m 20.70 (wind: -0.1 m/s)
1st 4 x 100 m relay 38.57

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