Derek Owen Froude (born 20 April 1959 in Wellington) is a former long-distance runner from New Zealand, who represented his native country at two Summer Olympics: 1984 (Los Angeles) and 1992 (Barcelona). He finished in 34th and 35th place in the men's marathon. He set his personal best (2:11:25) in the classic distance in 1983.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  New Zealand
1984 Olympic Games Los Angeles, United States 34th 2:19:44
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 35th 2:19:37
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany DNF