Rob Harrison (runner)

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Rob Harrison
Personal information
Born (1959-06-05) 5 June 1959 (age 60)
Event(s)800 m, 1500 m

Robert Harrison (born 5 June 1959) is an English former middle-distance runner.[1] He is best known for winning the gold medal in the 800 metres at the 1985 European Indoor Championships.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Great Britain and  England
1985 European Indoor Championships Piraeus, Greece 1st 800 m 1:49.09
1986 European Indoor Championships Madrid, Spain 11th (h) 1500 m 3:48.95
Commonwealth Games Edinburgh, United Kingdom 4th 1500 m 3:54.44
1987 Universiade Zagreb, Yugoslavia 2nd 1500 m 3:45.13
1990 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, United Kingdom 8th 1500 m 3:53.29

Personal bests[edit]