Athlete Profile

Ron Backes

  • COUNTRY United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH 19 FEB 1963
  • COUNTRY United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH 19 FEB 1963
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 19.75 Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 31 JUL 1992
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 20.06 Sevilla (Palacio de los Deportes) 08 MAR 1991
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1992 19.75 Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 31 JUL
1991 19.34 Tokyo (Olympic Stadium) 31 AUG
1987 19.34 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 29 AUG
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1991 20.06 Sevilla (Palacio de los Deportes) 08 MAR
1987 20.02 Indianapolis (Hoosier Dome), IN 07 MAR
Honours - Shot Put
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
XXV Olympic Games 10 19.75 Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 31 JUL 1992
3rd IAAF World Championships in Athletics 8 19.34 Tokyo (Olympic Stadium) 31 AUG 1991
3rd IAAF World Indoor Championships 3 20.06 Sevilla (Palacio de los Deportes) 08 MAR 1991
2nd IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9q1 19.34 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 29 AUG 1987
1st IAAF World Indoor Championships 6 20.02 Indianapolis (Hoosier Dome), IN 07 MAR 1987