16 May 1993 |
Vaucluse, New South Wales
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||73 kg (161 lb)|
|College team||Stanford Cardinal|
|Club||Randwick Botany Harriers|
|Coached by||Fira Dvoskina|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||400 m: 44.97 (London 2012)|
Solomon attended Cranbrook School, Sydney. Solomon, who is Jewish, planned to follow his father, a South African-born orthopedic surgeon, into medicine after accepting an athletic scholarship at Stanford University.
After breaking the 30-year-old national junior record in the 400 metres in 2011, Solomon was part of the Australian squad in the 4 × 400 metres relay at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics. He competed in the finals in the 2012 Summer Olympic, placing eight in the Men's 400 m race.
|2010||Oceania Youth Championships||Sydney, Australia||1st||4 × 400 m relay||3:20.10|
|World Junior Championships||Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada||11th (h)||4 × 400 m relay||3:11.19|
- "Global stars will light up London Olympics". Thejc.com. Retrieved 14 March 2014.
- Goldberg, Dan (30 July 2012). "Australia's Steven Solomon takes fast track to Olympics". Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Retrieved 14 March 2014.
- "Steven Solomon qualifies for World Track and Field championships | Maccabi Australia". Maccabi.com.au. 18 April 2011. Retrieved 14 March 2014.
- David Weiner (5 July 2013). "Maccabiah 2013: Steven Solomon". J-Wire. Retrieved 14 March 2014.
- Steven Solomon on Twitter
- Steven Solomon profile at IAAF
- Stanford Cardinal bio
- Randwick Botany Harriers bio
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