Marc Raquil (born 2 April 1977 in Créteil) is a French runner of Martiniquais origin who competes in the 400 metres and 4x400m relay. He won the 4x400m relay gold medal and the 400m silver medal at the 2003 World Championships. He has also won three gold medals and one bronze medal at the European Indoor and Outdoor Championships.
|1997||European U23 Championships||Turku, Finland||4th||4x400 m relay||3:04.80|
|1999||European U23 Championships||Gothenburg, Sweden||3rd||400m||46.18|
|4th||4x400 m relay||3:04.15|
|2000||European Indoor Championships||Ghent, Belgium||3rd||400 metres||47.28|
|Olympic Games||Sydney, Australia||4th||4x400m relay||3:00.64|
|2003||World Championships||Paris, France||2nd||400 metres||44.79|
|World Athletics Final||Monte Carlo, Monaco||5th||400 metres||45.96|
|2005||European Indoor Championships||Madrid, Spain||1st||4x400m relay||3:07.90|
|World Championships||Helsinki, Finland||6th||4x400m relay||3:03.10|
|2006||European Championships||Gothenburg, Sweden||1st||400 metres||45.02|
Outdoor personal bests
Raquil was prevented by injuries from competing in the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics and the 2007 World Championships in Athletics. He subsequently announced his retirement; nonetheless in February 2011 the French Anti-Doping Agency suspended him from competition for one year for failing to submit to periodic anti-doping tests.
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