Sebastian Coe

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Great Britain & N.I. Great Britain & N.I.
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    29 SEP 1956
British 800m runner Seb Coe (Getty images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
800 Metres 1:41.73 Firenze (Stadio Comunale) 10 JUN 1981
1000 Metres 2:12.18 Oslo 11 JUL 1981
1500 Metres 3:29.77 Rieti 07 SEP 1986
One Mile 3:47.33 Bruxelles 28 AUG 1981

Personal Best - Indoor

Performance Wind Place Date
800 Metres 1:44.91 Cosford (Royal Air Force Hall) 12 MAR 1983

Progression - Outdoor

800 Metres

Performance Place Date
1989 1:43.38 Bern 29 AUG
1985 1:43.07 Köln 25 AUG
1984 1:43.66 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 06 AUG
1981 1:41.73 Firenze (Stadio Comunale) 10 JUN
1980 1:45.85 Moskva (Lenin Stadium) 26 JUL
1979 1:42.33 Oslo 05 JUL

1000 Metres

Performance Place Date
1986 2:14.90 London 16 JUL
1981 2:12.18 Oslo 11 JUL
1980 2:13.40 Oslo 01 JUL

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
1986 3:29.77 Rieti 07 SEP
1984 3:32.53 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 11 AUG
1980 3:38.40 Moskva (Lenin Stadium) 01 AUG

One Mile

Performance Place Date
1985 3:49.22 Oslo (Bislett) 27 JUL
1981 3:47.33 Bruxelles 28 AUG
1979 3:48.95 Oslo 17 JUL

Progression - Indoor

800 Metres

Performance Place Date
1983 1:44.91 Cosford (Royal Air Force Hall) 12 MAR

Honours - 800 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
XXIII Olympic Games 2 1:43.66 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 06 AUG 1984
XXII Olympic Games 2 1:45.85 Moskva (Lenin Stadium) 26 JUL 1980

Honours - 1500 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
XXIII Olympic Games 1 3:32.53 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 11 AUG 1984
XXII Olympic Games 1 3:38.40 Moskva (Lenin Stadium) 01 AUG 1980