Slobodan Popović

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Slobodan Popović
Personal information
Born (1961-09-28) 28 September 1961 (age 55)
Inđija, Yugoslavia
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Weight 63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
Sport Track and field
Event(s) 800 metres
Club Crvena Zvezda

Slobodan Popović (Cyrillic: Слободан Поповић; born 28 September 1962 in Inđija) is a Serbian former middle distance runner competing primarily in the 800 metres.[2] He represented his country at the 1988 Summer Olympics and in the 1992 Summer Olympics.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Yugoslavia
1985 European Indoor Championships Piraeus, Greece 10th (h) 800 m 1:51.35
Universiade Kobe, Japan 6th 800 m 1:46.09
1986 European Championships Stuttgart, Germany 19th (h) 800 m 1:48.68
7th 4 × 400 m relay 3:05.27
1987 European Indoor Championships Liévin, France 16th (h) 800 m 1:52.51
World Indoor Championships Indianapolis, United States 5th 800 m 1:48.07
Universiade Zagreb, Yugoslavia 1st 800 m 1:46.13
World Championships Rome, Italy 7th 800 m 1:45.07
10th (sf) 4 × 400 m relay 3:03.30
1988 European Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 5th 800 m 1:50.02
Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 10th (sf) 800 m 1:45.11
5th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:01.59
1990 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, United Kingdom 7th (sf) 800 m 1:50.50
European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 5th 800 m 1:45.90
5th 4 × 400 m relay 3:02.46
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 12th (h) 800 m 1:46.89
Representing  International Olympic Committee
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 34th (h) 800 m 1:49.69
Representing  FR Yugoslavia
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 14th (h) 800 m 1:48.85

Personal bests[edit]

Outdoor

Indoor

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics". sports-reference. Retrieved 17 May 2012. 
  2. ^ Slobodan Popović profile at IAAF