Nery Brenes of Costa Rica celebrates as he wins gold in the Men's 400 Metres Final during day two - WIC Istanbul (Getty Images)
Nery Brenes of Costa Rica celebrates as he wins gold in the Men's 400 Metres Final during day two - WIC Istanbul (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Costa Rica Costa Rica
  • DATE OF BIRTH 25 SEP 1985
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
200 Metres 20.62 +0.7 San José, CRC 06 MAY 2012
400 Metres 44.65 Guadalajara, MEX 26 OCT 2011
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
400 Metres 45.11 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 10 MAR 2012
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
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Performance Wind Place Date
2012 20.62 +0.7 San José, CRC 06 MAY
2009 20.68 +1.4 Bogotá 25 JUL
400 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 46.03 Bogotá 20 JUL
2012 45.20 Hengelo 27 MAY
2011 44.65 Guadalajara, MEX 26 OCT
2010 44.84 Mayagüez 26 JUL
2009 45.73 Bogotá 24 JUL
2008 44.94 Beijing (National Stadium) 19 AUG
2007 45.01 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 28 AUG
2005 46.42 San José, CRC 04 JUN
2004 47.90 Ciudad de México 26 JUN
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
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Performance Place Date
2014 46.25 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 07 MAR
2012 45.11 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 10 MAR
2010 46.55 Doha 13 MAR
2008 46.45 Valencia, ESP 07 MAR
Honours - 400 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2014 6 47.32 Sopot (Ergo Arena) 08 MAR 2014
14th IAAF World Championships 8sf3 46.34 Moskva (Luzhniki) 12 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 4h7 45.65 London (OP) 04 AUG 2012
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2012 1 45.11 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 10 MAR 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5sf2 45.93 Daegu 29 AUG 2011
13th IAAF World Indoor Championships 4 46.55 Doha 13 MAR 2010
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics h6 DNS Berlin 18 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 4sf1 44.94 Beijing (National Stadium) 19 AUG 2008
12th IAAF World Indoor Championships 4 46.65 Valencia, ESP 09 MAR 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 4sf1 45.14 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 29 AUG 2007
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6h5 47.11 Helsinki 09 AUG 2005
10th IAAF World Junior Championships h5 DNS Grosseto 13 JUL 2004