Lance Brooks

USA Track and Field

  • 2012
Name: Lance Brooks
Sport: Track & Field
Discipline: Discus Throw
Height: 6’6”
Weight: 252
Current Residence:
Denver, Colorado
College: Millikin University ‘06

Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, finished 12th in discus qualification
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 Olympic Trials champion
  • 3rd at 2011 USA Outdoors
  • NCAA Division III All-American

Fun Facts: Also a basketball player at the college level, Brooks attended Millikin University in Decatur, Ill. ... He became an Eagle Scout and spent his high school spring seasons juggling both track and field and baseball ... Following his time at Milikin, Brooks traveled to Boulder, Colo., to train and coach throws at the high school level

Learn more: 
USA Track & Field


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