Trevor Barron
Personal information
NationalityAmerican
Born (1992-09-30) September 30, 1992 (age 30)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight160 lb (73 kg)
Sport
Country United States
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Racewalking
ClubNew York Athletic Club (NYAC)
Coached byTim Seaman
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)20,000 m walk: 1:23:00.10
20 km walk: 1:22:12

Trevor Barron (born September 30, 1992) is an American race walker who competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, finishing 26th in the 20 km race walk, the best American finish in history for the event.[1] He attended Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Major competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  United States
2009 World Youth Championships Brixen, Italy 4th 10,000 m walk 42:22.79
2010 World Junior Championships Moncton, Canada 7th 10,000 m walk 41:50.29
2011 World Championships Daegu, South Korea 23rd 20 km walk 1:24:33
2012 Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 26th 20 km walk 1:22:46

References

  1. ^ "Trevor Barron wins men's 20K race walk and place on US Olympic team". The Washington Post. The Associated Press. 2012-06-30. Archived from the original on 2012-06-30. Retrieved 2012-06-30.
Awards Preceded byBryce Love USA Track & Field Youth Athlete of the Year 2010 Succeeded byAjeé Wilson