|Born||26 September 1975|
Marius Corbett (born 26 September 1975 in Potchefstroom) is a South African javelin thrower. He won a surprise gold medal at the 1997 World Championships in Athletics, improving his personal best by 4.50 m during the contest. The following year he threw 88.75 m (291 ft 2 in) to win the 1998 Commonwealth Games, which stands as the Commonwealth Games Record and was also the African record until Julius Yego's throw of 91.39 on 7 June 2015 in Birmingham.
After his retirement from athletics he played 1st Division Currie Cup Rugby in South Africa.
|Representing South Africa|
|1994||African Junior Championships||Algiers, Algeria||1st||74.42 m|
|World Junior Championships||Lisbon, Portugal||1st||77.98 m|
|1997||World Championships||Athens, Greece||1st||88.40 m|
|Universiade||Catania, Italy||1st||86.50 m|
|1998||African Championships||Dakar, Senegal||1st||79.82 m|
|Commonwealth Games||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||1st||88.75 m GR|
|1999||World Championships||Seville, Spain||22nd (q)||76.34 m|
|All-Africa Games||Johannesburg, South Africa||1st||78.74 m|