Samuel Louis GRADDY

United States of America USA

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
    1 S
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Los Angeles 1984
  • Year of Birth
    1964
Olympic Results

Biography

Samuel Louis GRADDY

Sam Graddy made his international début at the 1983 Pan American Games, where he was second in the 100 metres and was a member of the gold medal winning USA 4x100 m relay team. In 1984, Graddy won the US National Championships in the 100 metres and won the NCAA 100 m title. At the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, Graddy was second behind Carl Lewis in the 100 and ran the first leg for the American 4x100 relay, which won the gold medal with a world record time of 37.83. After graduating from the University of Tennessee, Graddy played professional football with the Denver Broncos (1987-88) and the Los Angeles (Oakland) Raiders (1990-92).

Personal Best: 100 – 10.09 (1984).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Los Angeles 1984

S
100 metres
100 metres Athletics
G
4 x 100 metres Relay
4 x 100 metres Relay Athletics

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