Aries Merritt

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    24 JUL 1985
Aries Merritt in the 110m hurdles at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
200 Metres 21.31 01 JAN 2005
110 Metres Hurdles 12.80 +0.3 Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 07 SEP 2012
400 Metres Hurdles 51.94 Knoxville, TN 09 APR 2004

Personal Best - Indoor

Performance Wind Place Date
200 Metres 21.46 Bloomington, IN 07 JAN 2006
50 Metres Hurdles 6.54 New York (MSG), NY 28 JAN 2012
55 Metres Hurdles 7.02 New York (Armory), NY 11 FEB 2012
60 Metres Hurdles 7.43 Albuquerque, NM 26 FEB 2012

Progression - Outdoor

200 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2005 21.31 01 JAN

110 Metres Hurdles

Performance Wind Place Date
2015 13.04 +0.1 Beijing (National Stadium) 28 AUG
2014 13.27 +1.2 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 26 JUL
2013 13.09 0.0 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 06 JUL
2012 12.80 +0.3 Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 07 SEP
2011 13.12 +1.4 Eugene, OR 25 JUN
2011 13.12 +0.1 Oslo (Bislett) 09 JUN
2010 13.61 +1.0 Houston, TX 27 MAR
2009 13.15 +1.7 Eugene, OR 27 JUN
2008 13.24 +0.6 New York City (Icahn), NY 31 MAY
2007 13.09 +0.1 Stockholm 07 AUG
2006 13.12 +1.1 Lausanne (Pontaise) 11 JUL
2005 13.38 +0.9 Nashville, TN 15 MAY
2004 13.47 +1.2 Austin, TX 11 JUN

400 Metres Hurdles

Performance Place Date
2004 51.94 Knoxville, TN 09 APR

Progression - Indoor

200 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2006 21.46 Bloomington, IN 07 JAN

50 Metres Hurdles

Performance Place Date
2012 6.54 New York (MSG), NY 28 JAN

55 Metres Hurdles

Performance Place Date
2012 7.02 New York (Armory), NY 11 FEB
2006 7.10 Gainesville, FL 21 JAN
2005 7.12 Knoxville, TN 18 FEB

60 Metres Hurdles

Performance Place Date
2016 7.60 Albuquerque (ABQ Convention Center), NM 06 FEB
2015 7.52 Malmö (Arena) 25 FEB
2013 7.63 Houston, TX 26 JAN
2012 7.43 Albuquerque, NM 26 FEB
2011 7.46 Houston, TX 29 JAN
2010 7.66 Fayetteville, AR 12 FEB
2009 7.68 College Station, TX 13 FEB
2008 7.65 Boston (Roxbury), MA 26 JAN
2007 7.61 New York (MSG), NY 02 FEB
2006 7.51 Fayetteville, AR 10 MAR
2005 7.72 Fayetteville, AR 11 MAR
2004 7.85 Fayetteville, AR 12 MAR

Honours - 60 Metres Hurdles

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2012 1 7.44 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 11 MAR 2012

Honours - 110 Metres Hurdles

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
15th IAAF World Championships 3 13.04 +0.1 Beijing (National Stadium) 28 AUG 2015
14th IAAF World Championships 6 13.31 +0.3 Moskva (Luzhniki) 12 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 1 12.92 -0.3 London (Olympic Stadium) 08 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 5 13.67 -1.1 Daegu (DS) 29 AUG 2011
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 4h3 13.70 +0.2 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 19 AUG 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 4 13.56 -1.3 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 14 SEP 2008
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 6 13.25 -0.6 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 09 SEP 2006
10th IAAF World Junior Championships 1 13.56 -0.6 Grosseto (Stadio Zecchini) 18 JUL 2004