American 100m runner Tyson Gay (Getty images)
American 100m runner Tyson Gay (Getty images)
  • COUNTRY United States United States
  • DATE OF BIRTH 9 AUG 1982
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
100 Metres 9.69 +2.0 Shanghai 20 SEP 2009
200 Metres 19.58 +1.3 New York City, NY 30 MAY 2009
400 Metres 44.89 Gainesville, FL 17 APR 2010
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
60 Metres 6.55 Fayetteville, AR 11 FEB 2005
200 Metres 20.58 Fayetteville, AR 12 MAR 2004
400 Metres 47.08 Fayetteville, AR 02 MAR 2007
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
100 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2014 9.93 +0.1 Lausanne 03 JUL
2012 9.80 +1.5 London (OP) 05 AUG
2011 9.79 +1.1 Clermont, FL 04 JUN
2010 9.78 -0.4 London (CP) 13 AUG
2009 9.69 +2.0 Shanghai 20 SEP
2008 9.77 +1.6 Eugene, OR 28 JUN
2007 9.84 -0.5 Indianapolis, IN 22 JUN
2006 9.84 +1.0 Zürich 18 AUG
2005 10.08 +0.5 Rieti 28 AUG
2004 10.06 +1.7 Austin, TX 11 JUN
2002 10.27 +0.7 Palo Alto, CA 21 JUN
2001 10.28 Lafayette, LA 09 MAY
200 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2014 20.22 -0.5 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 18 JUL
2010 19.72 +0.1 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 22 JUL
2009 19.58 +1.3 New York City, NY 30 MAY
2008 20.00 +1.2 Kingston (NS), JAM 03 MAY
2007 19.62 -0.3 Indianapolis, IN 24 JUN
2006 19.68 -0.1 Stuttgart 10 SEP
2005 19.93 +0.6 Sacramento, CA 09 JUN
2004 20.07 -0.3 Sacramento, CA 16 JUL
2002 20.88 -1.0 Norman, OK 13 APR
400 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 44.89 Gainesville, FL 17 APR
2009 45.57 Austin, TX 02 MAY
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
60 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2006 6.56 Boston (Roxbury), MA 26 FEB
2006 6.56 Fayetteville, AR 10 FEB
2005 6.55 Fayetteville, AR 11 FEB
2004 6.57 Lexington, KY 29 FEB
2002 6.65 Manhattan, KS 02 MAR
200 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2004 20.58 Fayetteville, AR 12 MAR
2002 21.04 Manhattan, KS 02 MAR
400 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2007 47.08 Fayetteville, AR 02 MAR
Honours - 100 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 4 9.80 +1.5 London (OP) 05 AUG 2012
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 1 9.88 -0.2 Thessaloníki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 9.71 +0.9 Berlin 16 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 5sf2 10.05 +0.3 Beijing (National Stadium) 16 AUG 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 9.85 -0.5 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 26 AUG 2007
10th IAAF World Cup 1 9.88 +1.1 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 16 SEP 2006
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 3 9.92 +0.9 Stuttgart 09 SEP 2006
Honours - 200 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics h7 DNS -0.6 Berlin 18 AUG 2009
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 19.76 -0.8 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 30 AUG 2007
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 1 19.68 -0.1 Stuttgart 10 SEP 2006
3rd IAAF World Athletics Final 1 19.96 -1.5 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 09 SEP 2005
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 4 20.34 -0.5 Helsinki 11 AUG 2005