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 31 JUL 1992
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 20.06 Sevilla 08 MAR 1991
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1992 19.75 Barcelona 31 JUL
1991 19.34 Tokyo 31 AUG
1987 19.34 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 29 AUG
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1987 20.02 Indianapolis (Hoosier Dome), IN 07 MAR
Honours - Shot Put
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
XXV Olympic Games 10 19.75 Barcelona 31 JUL 1992
3rd IAAF World Championships in Athletics 8 19.34 Tokyo 31 AUG 1991
3rd IAAF World Indoor Championships 3 20.06 Sevilla 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