Eswort Lorenzo Brian Coombs (born 26 November 1972) is a retired track and field sprinter from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines who specialized in the 400 metres.
In addition to 400 m he holds the national record in 4 x 400 metres relay with 3:06.52 minutes, achieved with teammates Thomas Dickson, Eversley Linley, Erasto Sampson during the heats at the 1996 Summer Olympics.
|1994||Commonwealth Games||Victoria, Canada||6th||400 m|
|1995||Pan American Games||Mar del Plata, Argentina||3rd||400 m|
|Universiade||Fukuoka, Japan||1st||400 m|
|Central American and Caribbean Championships||Guatemala City, Guatemala||1st||400 m|
Marie-José Pérec is a retired French track and field sprinter who specialised in the 200 and 400 metres and is a three-time Olympic gold medalist.
Kimberly Elaine "Kim" Graham-Miller is an American former sprinter who specialised in the 400 metres event. She represented the United States at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, where she received a gold medal in women's 4x400 metres relay with Rochelle Stevens, Maicel Malone, and Jearl Miles, having run a very fast leg and passing a Nigerian team leading by several meters. She also competed in the women's 400 metres but did not advance past the semifinals.
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Athletes from Trinidad and Tobago competed at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR.
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Joseph Coombs is a retired athlete from Trinidad and Tobago who specialized in the 400 metres and 4 x 400 metres relay.
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Erasto Kambon Sampson is a retired sprinter from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines who specialized in the 100 metres and 400 metres.
Thomas Dickson is a retired sprinter from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines who specialized in the 400 metres.
Eversley Augustus Linley is a retired sprinter from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines who specialized in the 400 metres and the 800 metres.
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The 4×400 metres relay at the Summer Olympics is the longest track relay event held at the multi-sport event. The men's relay has been present on the Olympic athletics programme since 1912 and the women's event has been continuously held since the 1972 Olympics. It is the most prestigious 4×400 m relay race at elite level. At the 1908 Summer Olympics, a precursor to this event was held – the 1600 m medley relay. This event, with two legs of 200 m, one of 400 m, and a final leg of 800 m, was the first track relay in Olympic history.
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