Moise Joseph at a fundraising event in Fairfax, Virginia
27 December 1981 |
Miami, Florida, United States
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||75 kg (165 lb)|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||800 meters: 1:45.74|
|Updated on 16 December 2014.|
Moise Joseph (born 27 December 1981 in Florida, United States) is a Haitian middle-distance runner specializing in the 800 meters. He competed at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, placing sixth in his heat and getting eliminated. He competed again at the 2012 Olympics Games, but was again eliminated in the heats.
Born in Miami, Joseph attended Miami Central High School until he graduated in 2000. There he was coached by John A. Rolle, and ended up recording personal bests of 1:50.30 in the 800 meters, 4:10.85 in the 1600 meters, and 9:21.43 in the 3200 meters.
Joseph was recruited to University of Florida, where he specialized in the 800 meters. He qualified for three consecutive NCAA finals in 2002, 2003, and 2004, the best result of which was a third-place finish in the men's 800 final in 2002. In his senior year at Florida, he qualified for the 2004 Summer Olympics and went on to compete for Haiti.
- 800m 1:45.74 (Baton Rouge 2002)
- 1000m 2:19.06 (New York 2005)
- 1500m 3:45.54 (Starkville 2002)
- 800m 1:47.56 (Karlsruhe 2006)
- 1500m 3:45.93 (New York 2011)
- All-Athletics. "Profile of Moise JOSEPH".
- Biography - JOSEPH Moise, PASO, retrieved December 16, 2014
- "Moise Joseph at sports-reference.com". www.sports-reference.com. Retrieved 28 February 2015.
- Jason Byrne (January 4, 2010). "MileSplit Florida All-Decade Team: Moise Joseph". Retrieved June 4, 2016.
-  Athletic.net: Moise Joseph
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