Mike Barnett (athlete)

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Mike Barnett
Medal record
Representing  United States
Men's track and field
Pan American Junior Athletics Championships
Gold medal – first place 1980 Sudbury Javelin throw

Michael H. "Mike" Barnett (born May 21, 1961 in Montebello, California, United States) is an American athlete who competes in the javelin. He competed in the 1992 Summer Olympics, finishing 7th.[1]

Following the prime of his athletic career, Barnett went into coaching at Azusa Pacific University.[2] He coached decathlete Bryan Clay to the 2008 gold medal in the decathlon. He also was part of the track and field team in the Spanish club Larios A.A.M. now named Asociación Atlética Moratalaz, directed by Rafael Pajaron.


  1. ^ "Mike Barnett profile". SportsReference.com. Retrieved 2010-05-15.
  2. ^ "Michael Barnett". Azusa Pacific University. Archived from the original on 2011-11-04. Retrieved 2012-06-23.