Howard Burnett (athlete)

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Howard McNeal Burnett (born 8 March 1961) is a retired male sprinter from Jamaica, who mainly competed in the men's 400 metres during his career. He is a one-time Olympian, making his only appearance in 1988 (Seoul, South Korea), when he won the silver medal with the men's 4 × 400 m relay team. He is an alumnus of NYIT. [1]


Representing Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:00.30
1990 Commonwealth Games Auckland, New Zealand 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:04.96
Goodwill Games Seattle, United States 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:00.45
1991 Pan American Games Havana, Cuba 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:02.12

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  1. "NYIT to reinstate track and field program".