Kim BATTEN

United States of America USA

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Atlanta 1996
  • Year of Birth
    1969
Olympic Results

Biography

Kim BATTEN

Kim Batten was known primarily as a 400 hurdler. She won six USA titles, one in 1991 and then five consecutive from 1994-98. Batten competed at the 1996 and 2000 Olympics, winning silver in Atlanta in 1996. She was also the 1995 World Champion, adding a bronze medal in 1997, and the 1995 Pan American Games champion. She also finished third in the 400 hurdles at the 1998 Goodwill Games. In August 1995, Batten set a world record of 52.61 in Göteborg, Sweden. Batten attended Florida State University, graduating in 1991, where she did multiple events, including both hurdles, relays, and the long and triple jump. Batten later worked as a financial advisor and then starting a personal training service, Body by Batten.

Personal Best: 400H – 52.61 (1995).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Sydney 2000

#6 h1 r2/3
400 metres Hurdles
400 metres Hurdles Athletics
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Atlanta 1996

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400 metres Hurdles
400 metres Hurdles Athletics