Athlete Profile

Steve Backley

  • COUNTRY Great Britain & N.I. Great Britain & N.I.
  • DATE OF BIRTH 12 FEB 1969
  • COUNTRY Great Britain & N.I. Great Britain & N.I.
  • DATE OF BIRTH 12 FEB 1969
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Javelin Throw 91.46 Auckland 25 JAN 1992
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Javelin Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 84.13 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 28 AUG
2003 85.69 Gateshead 13 JUL
2002 88.54 München 09 AUG
2001 90.81 London 22 JUL
2000 89.85 Sydney 23 SEP
1999 87.59 Birmingham, GBR 25 JUL
1998 89.89 Gateshead 19 JUL
1997 89.02 Riga 30 MAY
1996 87.44 Atlanta, GA 03 AUG
1995 88.54 London 07 JUL
1994 85.20 Helsinki 08 AUG
1993 85.10 London 23 JUL
1992 91.46 Auckland 25 JAN
1991 78.24 Tokyo 25 AUG
1990 89.58 Stockholm 02 JUL
1989 85.90 Barcelona (O) 10 SEP
1988 79.50 Derby 05 JUN
1987 78.16 Crawley 26 AUG
Honours - Javelin Throw
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
28th Olympic Games 4 84.13 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 28 AUG 2004
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9 80.13 Paris Saint-Denis 31 AUG 2003
9th IAAF World Cup in Athletics 4 79.39 Madrid 21 SEP 2002
17th IAAF Grand Prix Final 4 85.38 Melbourne 09 SEP 2001
8th IAAF World Championships 6q1 81.50 Edmonton 10 AUG 2001
27th Olympic Games 2 89.85 Sydney 23 SEP 2000
7th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 8 83.84 Sevilla 29 AUG 1999
8th IAAF World Cup in Athetics 1 88.71 Johannesburg 13 SEP 1998
13th IAAF Grand Prix Final 7 81.58 Fukuoka 13 SEP 1997
6th IAAF World Championships In Athletics 2 86.80 Athína 05 AUG 1997
XXVI Olympic Games 2 87.44 Atlanta, GA 03 AUG 1996
IAAF/Mobil Grand Prix Final 3 83.84 Monaco 09 SEP 1995
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 86.30 Göteborg 13 AUG 1995
7th IAAF World Cup in Athletics 1 85.02 London 11 SEP 1994
4th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 4 81.80 Stuttgart 16 AUG 1993
XXV Olympic Games 3 83.38 Barcelona 08 AUG 1992
3rd IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5q1 78.24 Tokyo 25 AUG 1991
5th IAAF World Cup in Athletics 1 85.90 Barcelona (O) 10 SEP 1989
2nd IAAF World Junior Championships 2 75.40 Sudbury 29 JUL 1988