Ryan Bailey

USA Track and Field

  • 2012
Name: Ryan Bailey
Sport: Track & Field
Discipline: 100m
Height: 6’4”
Current Residence: Salem, OR
College: Rend Lake Community College

Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, 5th in men's 100m, Silver in men's 4x100m
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, 3rd (100-meter)
  • 2008 U.S. Junior Championships, 3rd (100-meter)
  • 2008 U.S. Junior Championships, 7th (200-meter)

Fun Facts: Bailey, who is the youngest of eight children, first stepped onto to a track as a sophomore, but his career was abbreviated due to injuries and poor grades ... Father of a baby boy, Tyree, an experience he says is "probably one of the best things that ever happened to me" ... He spent one year out of school entirely, working with his high school and current coach, John Parks, and spent half a year at Rend Lake College College in Illinois, where he won junior college national titles

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