Curt Clausen
Personal information
Born (1967-10-09) October 9, 1967 (age 56)
Trenton, New Jersey, U.S.
Home townStevens Point, Wisconsin, U.S.
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight71 kg (157 lb)
Country United States
ClubNew York Athletic Club
Medal record
Men's athletics
Representing  United States
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Sevilla 50 km walk
Updated on July 30, 2013.

Curt Clausen (born October 9, 1967) is an American race walker. He placed 4th 50 km event in the 1999 IAAF World Championships in Athletics, but after 2 years was later awarded the 3rd place bronze medal, after the winner was stripped of his title for a doping violation.

Personal bests


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  United States
1986 World Junior Championships Athens, Greece 28th 10,000m 47:00.40 min
1990 Pan American Race Walking Cup Xalapa, México 8th 50 km 4:38:18 hrs
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 50th 20 km 1:31:30 hrs
1997 World Championships Athens, Greece 34th 20 km 1:32:05 hrs
1999 World Race Walking Cup Mézidon-Canon, France 11th 50 km 3:48:04 hrs PB
Pan American Games Winnipeg, Canada 6th 20 km 1:23:39 hrs
World Championships Seville, Spain 3rd 50 km 3:50:55 hrs
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 22nd 50 km 3:58:39 hrs
2001 World Championships Edmonton, Canada 7th 50 km 3:50.46 hrs
2003 World Championships Paris, France 50 km DSQ
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 32nd 50 km 4:11:31 hrs